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1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal
Any writer is grateful for attention, especially praise. I imagine that the late Anglo-American poet W.H. Auden would warm to Alexander McCall Smith, a lawyer-novelist of distinction, for his contribution to Princeton University Press's series "Writers on Writers."
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5 hrs ago | Texomaland
Greg Kinzer, Austin College associate professor of English, will present a Sabbatical Series lecture, "Poetry as Alien Phenomenology," on Tuesday, October 2, at 4:30 p.m. in Wright Campus Center, Room 231.
9 hrs ago | Writer's Digest
I hope everyone had a fun and successful November of poeming. I know I did. Now, it's time to get back to our Wednesday poetic gatherings .
10 hrs ago | City Pages
Over the next two weeks, the Pillsbury House Theatre will present a trio of new works as distinct as the artists who created them.
12 hrs ago | Slate Magazine
At least once a decade, the conversation about poetry gets bloody enough to inspire rubbernecking.
14 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph
Poetry contest winner Allison Mercer with head teacher Alison Howarth and pupils Logan Howarth, Niamh Mercer, Spencer Mercer, Freya Norton and Bradley Price on the school's new stage.
When I opened the mailbox and saw that my order from A Capella had arrived, I was as excited as a kid on Christmas morning.
Tenbury young poets went around the town reciting their poetry to shoppers. Theo Houtchin reads some of his poetry to Tenbury shoppers.
A bunch of flowers left by officials is seen at the foot of a bust of poet Qeisar Aminpur after the unveiling ceremony on December 2, 2013.
The All India Mushaira in memory of Mohan Lal Bhaskar by the MLB Foundation, organized at the campus of Manav Mandir Senior Secondary School, enthralled the lovers of Urdu poetry on Sunday evening.
An award-winning Flint dancer, poet and singer has begun working on her project, and she's reaching out to her supporters to help make that project a reality.
Collin Rossini of Main Road, Harwich will be selling his yearly collection of verses entitled Hats off to Harwich at Shoecraft in Dovercourt High Street for A 3. Mr Rossini said: "I have been doing this for about 15 years now and have raised thousands of pounds because I am totally in awe of the people risking their lives.
From "Silent Night" to "'Twas the Night Before Christmas", music and poetry have been an essential part of the holidays for centuries.
Former reporter Don Colburn will appear at Powell's Books on Hawthorne to read from his book of poetry.
The late José Montoya, one of the seminal figures of the Chicano art movement, will be honored at poetry reading from 7-10 p.m. Thursday in Solano Hall 2002 at Sacramento State, where he taught art, poetry and education for 27 years.
FANWOOD, NJ The Carriage House Poetry Series invites the public to attend a free event on Tuesday, December 10, at 8:00 p.m. in the Kuran Arts Center on Watson Road, off North Martine Avenue, adjacent to Fanwood Borough Hall.
At the ripe young age of 16, Dilip Purushottam Chitre made a decision that would change his life forever.