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1 hr ago | The Brooklyn Paper

Three-day-long performance combines Emily Dickinson with disco music

Set pieces: "Emily Dickinson Outer Space!" producer Jordan Harrison, director Michelle Sutherland, and stage and production manager Isabel Cervantes, back, pose with the building blocks of their outer space set.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Ukiah Daily Journal

Ukiah poet Linda Noel's reflections on life and poetry

"Because I have been so touched by hearing the written words of poetry spoken, I always want to provide that experience for others; it can be a life- altering experience, poet Linda Noel says.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ukiah, CA, Linda, CA, Covelo, CA, Bucks Lake, CA, Willits, CA

The New York Observer

MTA to Expand Popular Poetry In Motion Program to Buses

The MTA will expand its popular Poetry in Motion program-which has placed placards bearing poems on train cars since 1992, with a four-year hiatus between 2008 and 2012-to buses, the Observer has learned.

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Related Topix: Arts, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Republican Journal

Morrison's Poetry Rocks at WORKS

Dave Morrison, who has been called a hearty weed in the garden of American poetry, will present Poetry Rocks Sunday, Sept.

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Dear Kitty

John Berger's new poetry book

A BAFTA award-winning BBC series with John Berger , which rapidly became regarded as one of the most influential art programmes ever made.

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El Paso Times

Robert Hass wins $100,000 poetry prize

Robert Hass, a Pulitzer Prize winner and former U.S. poet laureate, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement award.

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Denver Post

Robert Hass wins $100,000 poetry prize

Robert Hass, a Pulitzer Prize winner and former U.S. poet laureate, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement award.

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This is Oxfordshire

Theatre stages First World War plays

THE First World War is set to come to life for modern audiences at the Oxford Playhouse theatre this autumn.

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Halesowennews.co.uk

Halesowen writer scoops first poetry win

A POEM penned by Halesowen writer Joan Blundell reflecting simple but precious childhood memories has earned her first place in a national competition.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Anders Wennerstrom Releases New Poetry Collection, a Gender Cosmology

Author Anders Wennerstrom has studied gender for years. During this time he published four works, primarily poetry.

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Haringey Independent

Famous book characters take over St Francis de Sales

As the summer holidays draw near, it has been a busy few weeks at St Francis de Sales School.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Love in verse

The Amrita Pritam-Sahir Ludhianvi love story continues to fascinate people, in spite of the passage of time.

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Related Topix: Irrfan Khan, Shekhar Suman, Arts

Michigan Radio

45 years of translation: The complete poetry of Cesar Vallejo

Eshleman is professor emeritus in the English department at Eastern Michigan University.

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Related Topix: Arts, Eastern Michigan University

BroadwayWorld.com

Restless Books Presents the Summer Poetry Sale

From August 25th-August 31st, get the books from our unique international poetry series for only $2.99, featuring groundbreaking bilingual and trilingual eBook editions from some of the world's most distinguished poets.

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Seattle

Skagit River Poetry Festival

Poetry road trip! Pack a cooler full of couplets and head to La Conner for the biennial Skagit River Poetry Festival.

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Las Vegas Newstrip

31st National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Welcomes Baja Vaqueros

The 31st National Cowboy Poetry Gathering will celebrate a little-known corner of Mexico "Baja California Sur" and its rich ranchero culture.

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Related Topix: Arts, Elko, NV, Agriculture, Science

The Washington Post

Edward Hirscha s a Gabriela and the poetry of lamentation

For a couple of years in the early 2000s, Edward Hirsch wrote a popular column for Book World called "Poet's Choice."

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The Daily Record

House of Blood killer Edith McAlinden takes up poetry and has her work put on display in jail

THE evil con, who writes under the name Edie, has penned verses as part of a rehabilitation arts course called Create and Curate.

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Writer's Digest

Megan Volpert: Poet Interview

Please welcome Megan Volpert to the Poetic Asides blog! I met Megan earlier this year in Austin as we were both National Feature Poets for the Austin International Poetry Festival and from the Atlanta area.

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This is Local London

Young disabled poet holds evening in aid of Epsom Phab youth club

A young disabled poet is organising an evening of poetry and music in aid of his former youth club for children with disabilities.

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