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Running informally for several years, "the green salon" evolved into a Downey Arts Coalition event to simplify the monthly meeting of local artists, poets, musicians, and other creative people who gathered in the tradition of 1920s Paris to share and discuss art.
Larkin's reputation has taken a knocking. But a new book by James Booth argues that the poet was affectionate, witty, entertaining and kind, as hitherto unseen letters, sketches and 'selfies' reveal Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Beatrix Gates sits at her kitchen table in Brooksville and muses on the act and art of writing.
The program includes the music of Biber, Corelli, Locke and others, played on baroque violin, cello and harp; live recitations by Maine poet Jeff Volk; films of Cymatics and artists collaborative Colors in Motion; "Conversations" by visual artist Ann Provan, and more woven into a tapestry of sound, color and spoken word.
Heartbeat star David Lonsdale will breath new life into the words of Britain's most prestigious war poets at a special performance at the Southport Arts Festival.
Poet James B. Nicola will be featuring e.e. cummings' poetry and prose at The Hangover Hour Poetry Salon at 5 p.m. Aug. 24 at Nick's Bar and Grill 124 Millbury St. There is no cover charge.
Shotley: Man's poetry book is dedicated to his wife who has Alzheimer's. He has written a poem for each of 48 years they have been together.
The Australian Radio National program Poetica recently broadcast two episodes of Jamaican Poetry, and it's a real delight to listen to these contemporary and archival recordings of Jamaican poets reading their poetry, some with musical accompaniment.
Mrs Behbahani was suffering from respiratory and cardiac problems and she had been in state of coma for the past 13 days.
The greatest playwright must be a poet. William Shakespeare and Rabindranath Tagore are scintillating examples of this adage.
The Frank Lloyd Wright Trust kicks off its Thursday night series at Oak Park's Unity Temple with the scholar Karen Karbiener's presentation, "Emerson and Whitman: The Poets Who Inspired Wright" on Sept.
If you haven't yet, be sure to check out my announcement of the 2015 Poet's Market .
An evening of poetry and music as well as an opportunity to learn about the young artists of the current art exhibit "Twisted Tales" will take place from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the Casano Community Center Art Gallery .
Multi-award winning singer PJ Harvey will join a gay rights campaigner, architect, cartoonist and poet as the latest honorary degree holders at Goldsmiths.
To mark National Poetry Day, poets will be riding buses in Wellington and Auckland delivering verse, including some about public transport etiquette.
Ron Singer will read and sign his poetry chapbook "Look to Mountains, Look to Sea" Friday, Aug. 29, from 4 to 6 p.m. at WORKS Bookstore & Gallery, 21 East Main St./Route 1. "Look to the Mountains, Look to the Sea" chronicles Singer's summer sojourns in Maine since 1969.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 01:26 am
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