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- TFT alum, lecturer brings Polish poetry to stage through performance
Polish drama contrasts with American theater because it is more closely tied to ... started working on it there was no script â€“ only a collection of Szymborskaâ€™s poems, said Halie Ecker, one of the actresses in the show. In the beginning of the ...
- Found Objects
Ah, the charm of words well spoken. If you're a devout lover of verse like I am, you'll want to head to the KiMo's Poetry Party on Friday, Sept. 22. This eventâ€”in part a celebration of the KiMo's 90th birthdayâ€”will be emceed by former Albuquerque Poet ...
- This Poet Turned Louis C.K.â€™s Harassment Apology Into A Powerful Poem
This genre of work, also known as erasure poetry, involves looking at a passage or article and scribbling out words until a sparse poem remains. Oâ€™Hare, who has practiced this kind of poetry for a few years, has posted several â€œeditedâ€ statements on ...
- Voices of Bettering American Poetry Volume 2 â€” Cameron Awkward-Rich
I didnâ€™t really grow up online like a lot of people my age, but I did hang out on writing message boards and posted poems and stories that were, like so much of the stuff there, barely concealed versions of my conscious inner life, my fantasy life ...
- Why poet Nikki Giovanni doesnâ€™t cry
Giovanni came to the Salon studio to tell us about her new poetry collection, "A Good Cry ... Good Cry,' and what the book is doing is exploring those things that make us sad.â€ Watch to hear more from Giovanni about "A Good Cry" and to watch her ...
- Womad: Ladysmith Black Mambazo were faultless in a festival of eclectic delights
With their cheeky scissor-kicks, Ladysmith Black Mambazo were pretty spry for a 57-year-old ... Between tarantellas, Neapolitan folk trio Vesevo sang improvised poetry about cannellini beans, and squabbled over every step of their â€œsimpleâ€ pasta ...
- The Hunting Accident: A True Story of Crime and Poetry
He now sells insurance, but his true passion is poetry and writing, using a Braille typewriter ... at least not until the boy becomes a troubled teen. He feels betrayed to learn that his dad lost his eyesight in an armed robbery and spent time in prison.
- Larry Brodyâ€™s Poetry: â€˜I Wish I Had Loved As I Was Lovedâ€™
He is posting at least one poem a week here at TVWriterâ„¢ because, as the Navajo Dog herself once pointed out, â€œArt has to be free. If you create it for money, you lose your vision, and yourself.â€ She said it shorter, though, with just a snort.
- How to get away with cheaping out on a wedding gift
Some people have had enough: One in five say theyâ€™ve declined a wedding invitation because of the expense of ... these can cost as little as $10 â€” and fill it with love stories, poems and inspirational quotes you select, Pavini says.
- My Family is a Futbol Team
My family is a soccer team. My mom she is the toughest loving coach, She teaches me right from wrong! On our team is my sister is the deffender, She stands up for me, and helps me in tough situations. My family is a soccer team. I'm the striker of the team ...
- AMERICAN MASTERS to Present 'Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise', on PBS Today
People can share stories of inspirational women in their own lives via text, images or videos on the AMERICAN MASTERS website (http://pbs.org/americanmasters) or via Tumblr, Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #InspiringWomanPBS.
- â€œWhy do we fear words?â€: On the birthday of Nazik Al-Malaika
Probably the best way for English-speakers to celebrate, though, is by reading Al-Malaikaâ€™s 1946 poem â€œRevolt Against the Sun,â€ published online a few years ago in a translation by Emily Drumsta. The poet addresses the sun: I will smash the idol ...
- The Poetry Den today at CRHC
SOUTH BEND â€” Julyâ€™s Poetry Den takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Civil ... Participation by those older than 16 is encouraged. Admission is free. For more information, email email@example.com.
- Austin set to honor Richard Eberhart; Poetry contest winners will read their work
Austin will recognize its most famous poet with two Monday events. First, a public reception will be held at 4 p.m. to unveil a Literary Landmark for Austin native Richard Eberhart, whose â€œSelected Poems, 1930-1965â€ won the 1966 Pulitzer Prize for ...
- It's James Baldwin's Birthday
We're re-reading poems "Le sporting-club de Monte Carlo (for Lena Horne)" and "Stagerlee wonders" by James Baldwin on account of his birthday (he would be 93 today)! Jacket Copy is also celebrating Baldwin's birthday with a very informative "Did You Know?"