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  1. The Insiders: Hear The Sounds Of Silence With A Poetry Open Mic Night At Gibson'sRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Groong

    THE INSIDERS: HEAR THE SOUNDS OF SILENCE WITH A POETRY OPEN MIC NIGHT AT GIBSON'S Concord Monitor May 20 2015 By KEITH TESTA and TIM GOODWIN Wednesday, May 20, 2015 There are many ingredients that go into a good open mic night - bacon, melted cheese, words and stuff - but among the most critical is actually making sounds. So we were a little taken aback when we read about the Poetry Society of New Hampshire's monthly meeting and open mic night at Gibson's Bookstore tonight at 7 p.m. Why? Because the theme is silencing.


  2. Film Appreciation: The Colour Of Pomegranates - A Baffling TreatRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Groong

    ... in a series of stunningly photographed and designed tableaux, seeking to convey the themes and expression of his poetry through the visual medium. Plot, narrative, dialogue and camera movement are almost completely absent. It is disconcerting until ...


  3. Trouble Using Light: The Complications of Art in the Fiction of Christine SneedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... are felt by his family. When Ivins, in writing in his diary about tragedy in film, observes that there is "so much poetry in sadness, a very different and possibly more potent variety than the kind of poetry you find in happiness," he isn't nearly ...


  4. Minneapolis poet Jennifer Willoughby wins $10K prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | TwinCities

    Jennifer Willoughby is winner of the 2015 Lindquist & Vennum poetry prize, for which she will receive $10,000 and publication of her manuscript "Beautiful Zero" by Minneapolis-based Milkweed Editions. Willoughby, who lives in Minneapolis, is a graduate of St. Catherine University and holds a MFA in poetry from the University of Minnesota.


  5. Book Notes: A memoir of a marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Pocono Record

    ... sentences. Alexander is a professor teaching literature and culture at Yale University. She has written six books of poetry, two collections of essays, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and composed and recited “Praise Song for the ...


  6. Poet's unique collection re-releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

    ... them away and others will have got lost." Although Mr Hoyles has less time to write now, he and Blossom run a popular poetry group from the hotel, which holds monthly meetings for members.


  7. Who Inspired America's Greatest Writers?By David YaffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Daily Beast

    ... took us from Wallace Stevens to a memory of giving the great bebop pianist Bud Powell a collection of Hart Crane's poetry. I do it very thoroughly in the book, following Eric Robertson Dodds, who I knew here at Yale and in England. The daemon is ...


  8. Grand Prairie students present Poetry Cafe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Patch.com

    Three classrooms at Grand Prairie Elementary School were recently transformed into Poetry Cafes to showcase second grade poets. The rooms were darkened and the poets were dressed in black shirts and colorful berets, with some wearing sunglasses.


  9. Italian Band IlVolodiColin Release Debut EP 'ilVolodiColin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Mi2n

    ... Some Ideas') the album's closing selection. Also integral to the ilVolodiColin sound is a careful attention to lyric poetry and transcendental thought, a hint of which may be gleaned from their song titles. Speaking of the themes of their debut EP, ...


  10. Shirin Neshat, inadvertent narrator of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... reflecting changes in the wake of the Green Movement and Arab Spring popular uprisings. The portraits also include poetry by contemporary Iranian writers and prisoners. "Our House is on Fire" closes the chapter, with nearly indecipherable ...


  11. Santa Fe University of Art and Design Creative Writing Department...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | PRWeb

    ... literary journal, Glyph, featuring some of the university's best writing in creative nonfiction, fiction, poetry and screenwriting. Santa Fe University of Art and Design is an accredited institution located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, one of the ...


  12. Photo Gallery: Young at Art Hosts Open Mic Poetry Night in ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    Anyone who missed last night's open mic poetry night, well you missed out! It was a smaller crowd, but packed with poets. I am posting several pics of a group shot so that everyone gets a sense of the fun we had last night.


  13. Vanessa Place Is in a Fight Over Gone with the Wind's Racism, But ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Stranger

    ... Day" - an image widely regarded as offensive. Even Place would agree that it's offensive. For context: Conceptual poetry, like conceptual art, privileges a reader's thoughts about the text over the author's rhetorical devices within the text. One of ...


  14. Poetry talk helps NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Hereford Times

    ELIZABETH Barrett Browning was the subject of a talk given to the Worcestershire branch of the English Speaking Union, which took place at the Worcestershire Golf Club, in Malvern. Elizabeth Moulton Barrett was born in County Durham but moved to Hope End, near Ledbury, as a very young child.


  15. Warrnambool eisteddfod judges praise winning speakersRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... Eisteddfod on Monday night. Warrnambool College year 10 student Gabby Good, 16, won the Beverly Melican Memorial Poetry Award, while Emmanuel College year 12 student Annabel Ziegeler, 16, was presented with the open section Ellis Bickley Memorial ...


  16. Franz Wright, prize-winning poet, dead at 62Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... as witty as it was deadly serious," Wright's editor at Knopf, Deborah Garrison, said in a statement. "Franz lived for poetry - at times it seemed it kept him alive." James Wright, who died in 1980, survived a childhood of poverty to become one of ...


  17. Motion PoemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | City Pages

    What happens when filmmakers take on poetry as their muse? Back for another year, Motion Poems answers that question. Screening this week at the Walker will be 15 short works, all based on poems.


  18. 10 under 40Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | ELCA.org

    ... of Button's stations, available online, have been displayed in congregations across the U.S. and overseas. How do poetry and faith intersect? "All of my favorite pastors and preachers use poetic images. All of my favorite poets have theology in ...


  19. Open Mic Poetry NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Phoenix New Times

    Back in the day, poetry was something everyone learned and memorized, from Nash to Keats to Faulkner. It was cool to recite spontaneous poetry to a loved one , or just to the family around the dinner table.


  20. Las Vegas book briefs, May 21-26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... & Noble. For more on the author, visit matthewshaffer.com Poet Lee Mallory plans to present Sevens Live!, a new poetry, music and comedy showcase, from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays inside the Cantina at the Silver Sevens, 4100 Paradise Road. Upcoming dates ...