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- Refugee: A Poem for the Feast of the Holy Innocents
You can hear him read the poem at his blog. And death squads spread their curse across the world. But every Herod dies, and comes alone To stand before the Lamb upon the throne. If youâ€™re interested in the intersection of theology and poetry ...
- Russell T. Davies Returns to Doctor Who for Poetry Book
Russell T. Davies is returning to the world of Doctor Whoâ€¦but not in the way you may expect. Davies will be serve as illustrator for Doctor Who: Now We Are Six Hundred, a collection of Time Lord themed poetry which will be released just in time for ...
- Photos: Poetry Out Loud State Finals
The North Dakota Poetry Out Loud State Finals were held in Bismarck on Monday with 17 high school students competing from across the state. Poetry Out Loud is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts and Poetry Foundation with the North Dakota ...
- Defining a Punk Literary Aesthetic
voice of my own poetry. Justin Pearson is my forever literary crush. Pearson was part of the Swing Kids, The Locust, The Crimson Curse, Holy Molar, Head Wound City, Ground Unicorn Horn, Some Girls, All Leather, and Retox. His impact on the West Coast ...
- 'Break your silence,' murdered Mi'kmaq woman's family pleads
Our family met with Victim Services ... She had a very beautiful gift of drawing that her son has inherited," she said. "She had the gift of poetry. She was kind. She was strong, stubborn and persistent. Those are the key things that reminded us why ...
- The show goes on at Petalumaâ€™s first Wine Country Spoken Word Fest
Simultaneously at Della Fattoria: a poet-trio, liars contest, solo artist Akwi Nji and The Write Spot author reading. Concurrently at The Big Easy: West Side Stories Petaluma slam, comedian Mickey Joseph, artist Leslie Scatchard and a Poetry Out Loud contest.
- â€œThe Dark Nightâ€ and Other Poems
Four poems set in Spain in the late 1500s; published in Spanish (as â€œEl Ascenso al Monte Carmelo,â€ â€œNoche osctira,â€ CÃ¡ntico Espiritual,â€ and â€œÂ¡Oh Llama de amor viva!â€) in 1618; in English in 1864. Juan de Yepes y Alvarez, Saint John of the ...
- Jaspinder Narula: Ghazals are like a breath of fresh air
The fourth edition of Ghazal Bahaar, a two-day festival to rejoice the legacy of Urdu poetry, brings Narula back on stage. "It feels like I am able to breathe fresh air after a long time. It felt surreal during rehearsals. I haven't been performing ghazals ...
- POETRY: SOUTH AVENUE
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- What We Can Learn From Multiple Translations of the Same Poem
Translating a poem into another languageâ€”its content, its form, its tone, its nuanceâ€”is, as almost everyone who has done it knows, a difficult business. But it also has enormous rewards: for the translator, for the reader, for poetry itself.
- Analysis of Poem "Hope" Is The Thing With Feathers by Emily Dickinson
Her poetry was highly original but was dismissed or simply misunderstood ... Hope gives us much but never asks for a crumb in return. It is all inspirational, yet slightly mysterious. Hope wells up in the heart and soul yet who knows where it comes from?
- Heartfelt poems from a cardiologist
â€œAt night, after my wife sleeps off, I sneak out of bed, take out my laptop and transport myself to a world that would seem very inappropriate for a doctor of my stature; writing poetryâ€ says Dr. Nair, as I take out my notepad and start my interview.
- Vishal Bhardwaj: Composing for the 'Monsoon Wedding' musical has inspired me to write plays
After doing the Monsoon Wedding musical, I feel that more strongly ... who is also a senior poet, would write an English poem, then I would change my music's expression as per those lyrics. Initially it was difficult for me as I had not composed for ...
- The Silence That Remains: On Translating the Poems of Ghassan Zaqtan
The second exhibit was also performed on the body of Description. With black pen, Ghassan had marked some of the pages of my copy. Mostly he edited punctuation, crossed out a few poems, and tinkered with a couple of titles or some stanza breaks.
- Winter Arts Preview 2017: Books
But the line between poems and songs has been smudged for a good long time. Are some song lyrics poetry? Youâ€™ve heard a John Prine song before, havenâ€™t you? Is the language in some poems so melodic it rises to the level of song? Sure. We look forward ...