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- Have you been to Death Cafe yet?
wrote Jim Morrison about death in a poem Feast of Friends. Had you been at one of the popular cafes in the city recently, you would have heard similar quotes being discussed by a motley crew â€” doctors, teenagers, IT professionals, engineers, et al.
- Kailash Vajpeyi, Renowned Hindi poet, passes away
Renowned Hindi poet Kailash Vajpeyi, who received the Sahitya Akademi award for his work, Hawa mein hastakshar (Signature in the wind), passed away on Wednesday after a cardiac arrest. He was 79.
- CLASSIC POETRY GROUP:Week in poetry- & Skunk Hour,by Robert Lowell
The Mappa dellâ€™Inferno (Map of Hell) by Botticelli, regularly called The Abyss of Hell or La voragine dellâ€™Inferno, is one of the parchments that the famous Italian painter designed to illustrate an edition of The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri.
- Discovering poetry at SMSU
Tonight, countless people will gather to remember the amazing lives of Phil Dacey and Leo Dangel, Southwest Minnesota State University Emeritus Professors of English who died this past year. While saddened by the news, I was also reminded of the good ...
- Novelist Nick Laird: 'I wouldn't take advice from Zadie about poetry, but I'll certainly take advice from her about fiction'
Once I'd signed my book contracts for the first poetry book and the first novel, I went back to law and tried to do them both, to write at lunchtimes and stuff, but I was working too hard to keep everything going, so I finally resigned." He didn't ...
- 9 Black Poets Sent To Awaken Your Soul
As National Poetry Month (that's this month the one we are currently in fam) comes to an end, let us celebrate some dope black poets. The literary world often silences the voices of black writers, and so while in school while we hear all about the Robert ...
- Center stage: Salzburg Whitsun Festival - euronews
euronewsCenter stage: Salzburg Whitsun Festivaleuronews''Or, as Bernstein said, the chief problem is to tread the fine line between opera and Broadway, between realism and poetry, ballet and abstract and representational dancing. ... The director notes that the story of rival clans and star-crossed lovers ...
- Famed Sindhi writer Amar Jaleel receives Kamal-i-Fun award
An amount of Rs200,000 will also be given to each of the recipients. In Urdu poetry, the Dr Allama Mohammad Iqbal Award was given to Zafar Iqbal for his book Abb Tak, in Urdu prose, Baba-i-Urdu Molvi Abdul Haq Award was given to Nasir Abbas Nayyer for his ...
- Peter Mansbridge, WestJet surprise YVR airport with poetry and gifts
Why, heâ€™s reading Christmas poetry at the Vancouver International Airport ... which has seen the company staging special gift-giving events with special guests daily in airports across Canada for the past week. Flight 1 saw Genie Bouchard surprising ...
- Poetry by Dean Rader, Elizabeth Powell, Jenny Molberg
His subject is the self â€œentwined in society,â€ as an epigraph informs us, and Raderâ€™s poems offer a timely comment on America and American culture, its dark history of omissions. â€œWe come to language the way we come/ to this life, which is to say ...
- Um Poema Errante / A Wandering Poem
Um Poema Errante / A Wandering Poem is the printed collaboration between travelling poet Christian Marques and visual interpreter Angharad Hengyu Owen. Its narrative? A bi-disciplinary re-exploration of an eight-month journey from Europe, across the Middle ...
- The American flag, the national anthem and athlete protests
The â€œStar-Spangled Bannerâ€ was adopted as our anthem in 1931, and we have better poets than Key to choose from now ... The suggestion that they should be fired for doing so is truly anti-American. Letters about the NFL protests overlook something.
- Eight students selected for National Scholars Program at Clemson University
She is also involved in Teen Institute, a mentoring program aiming to facilitate ... and her schoolâ€™s Chromebook Tech Team, Poetry Club and Photography Club. McManus also worked with teachers to found a literary and visual arts journal through her ...
- 8 Signs A Guy Who Likes You Is Actually Being Creepy, Not Cute
This dude isn't a creep because they're emo over you liking some other guy, they're a creep because they feel entitled to your affection, love, body, sexuality ... whether it's with a handwritten poem or a creepy message in your inbox.
- Elvis Costello Talks Fatherhood and His Unexpected Role on the New Animated Series, Pete the Cat
It was a wonderful thing that Ronan [MacManus] found this poem of my dadâ€™s and set it to music ... I guess thatâ€™s where the theatrical funny voices bit comes from. Very recently I stumbled on a photograph taken at the press call for that performance.