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Wilks Library: Book club meets every third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.; Will host a monthly writers' group on the first Thursday of every month from 6-7 p.m. All writers welcome, no matter their experience.
The University of Canberra has established an international poetry prize which celebrates the enduring significance of poetry to cultures everywhere in the world, and its ongoing and often seminal importance to world literatures.
"A Sonnet is a moment's monument," wrote Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Nowadays, we're more likely to monumentalize the fleeting moments of our lives via Facebook and YouTube.
The piece, a collaboration between composer David Grubbs and poet Susan Howe is a delicate sound collage, rich with layers, solemn, and mildly, comfortably disjointed.
Burt Murray will be the opening poet. The series is hosted and coordinated by Tara Betts and funded by Binghamton Center for Writers, the Creative Writing Program at Binghamton University and Curcio Printing.
She is a poet and we know it: Sonia Sanchez, the award-winning poet and author of more than 20 books, is leading a workshop focusing on the art of the Haiku.
Billy Collins has spent decades popularizing poetry, and I, for one, am furious.
For this week's prompt, write an antique poem. It could be about or involve physical antiques.
BAM, a gutsy 62 year old, releases her new collection of poetry " Poetic Thoughts in the Keys of Happiness " , centered around past loves, acquaintances and friends.
This is the first of several poems and a special historical video poem by Una Bruhns to celebrate the life of Nelson Mandela, Father of Peace.
Asheville is in a long-term relationship with poetry, from the verses of Thomas Wolfe and the raucous '90s-era poetry slam days, to the work of LEAF in Schools & Streets and the Juniper Bends reading series.
In his own flicker-age, Sol Kent Carson had hundreds, maybe even thousands, of such poems scattered about his apartment on scratch paper or scribbled in charcoal on the back of the Belgian-linen canvases that carried a lifetime of paintings.
The funeral of the great statesman/civil rights leader/freedom symbol, Nelson Mandela is scheduled to take place today.
James Bradley Wells, assistant professor of classical studies at DePauw University, is the author of Bicycle .
Students sat in rapt attention in Stephen Decatur High School's Black Box Theater as they listened to their peers perform.
The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences in Cambridge formed the perfect backdrop for the launch of Glass Cases and Curios, a brand new pamphlet of poetry and art inspired by museums throughout the East of England.