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  1. New season of poetry in store at Book CaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Todmorden Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A new season of poetry readings is being lined up at Hebden Bridge's The Book Case, and the season will begin with a special launch event.


  2. Cultural programme on Int'l Mother Language DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Daily Star

    ... At the event about 40 children gave a group performance, 20 children performed solo songs and 15 children recited poetry from the writings of different poets. Of the performers, three were from a school for the differently-abled, who were awarded ...


  3. Keystone College Music and Arts Fair rescheduled for March 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Times Leader

    ... cast by local performer Sarah Holgate. There will also be performances by members of the Keystone Theater Department, poetry readings by Keystone students, and variety of visual art displays.


  4. Community Events in Brief: Week beginning March, 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Chronicle Live

    ... directly to locally based blood cancer charity Bright Red. James Bridgewood said: "In my spare time I write a lot of poetry and indeed have a display of about 40 of my locally based poems going on display in Wallsend library. I recently with the ...


  5. Latvian poetry by candlelightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Day

    TRANSLATOR RAUL CHICHALAVA SIGNS HIS BOOK TRICOLORED SUN, A COLLECTION OF TRANSLATED WORKS BY THE LATVIAN LITERARY COUPLE RAINIS AND ASPAZIJA / Photo courtesy of the author Writer's House in Kyiv held a poetry evening dedicated to two Latvian poets - Rainis and Aspazija . It was presided by Raul Chichalava, poet, translator, and the compiler of Tricolor Sun, a trilingual edition of the couple's poetry in Latvian, Ukrainian, and Georgian.


  6. Calling all book lovers, readers and aspiring writersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Evesham Journal

    ... de Montfort. All stories need to be in by Saturday, March 28. If you are looking for opportunities to present your poetry or prose, then there is the new open mic session, hosted by Fergus McGonigal, Worcestershire's Poet Laureate, in Evesham ...


  7. American Life in Poetry: 'The Kiss' 0Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | UnionLeader.com

    ... There, within me. It will probably die there. But it will be the last of me to die. - - - - - - - American Life in Poetry is made possible by The Poetry Foundation (www.poetryfoundation.org), publisher of Poetry magazine. It is also supported by the ...


  8. Flying the Singapore flag at New DelhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Straits Times

    ... NBDCS Singapore Literature Prize 2014 winners Josephine Chia (for English non-fiction), Chow Teck Seng (Chinese poetry) and Yong Shu Hoong (English poetry) discussing their prize-winning works. This panel discussion, held on Feb 14, 2015, at the ...


  9. Second season of St. Urban's chamber music salons now underway in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Examiner.com

    ... space SubCulture on May 9. This season's performances explore text and song, i.e., how a composer is motivated by poetry. They focus on song cycles and the instrumental music they inspire, with classic works from Brahms and Schubert forthcoming, ...


  10. How One Company Convinced Anthony Bourdain To Shill As It Rebrands ScotchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Fast Company

    ... Burns night parties, in honor of the Scottish poet Robert Burns, where they drink Scotch, eat haggis, and recite poetry. "It's kind of like a book club, but for Scotch," he says. The Balvenie's focus on craftsmanship is very strategic. When I spoke ...


  11. Creative potpourri has Mercury risingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Iol.co.za

    ... evening is the creation of electro-swing DJ, JP Vorster, and Scottish poet, Miss Kiki. They have been doing music and poetry gigs as separate events until they fathomed out how to blend the two. Vorster, who used to organise comedy in Joburg through ...


  12. Happy birthday, Josephine Hart - 3Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Times Online

    Fourteen years after the impromptu performance ofKiplingrecalled in yesterday's blog post, I found myself at Josephine Hart's Poetry Hour. Once again there was a small group of journalists, different ones but the same sort of folk, listening to the same story of the bitter "Baronite" whose son, instead of following him into ships and steel, had "muddled with books and pictures, an' china an' etchin's an' fans" and whose "rooms at college was beastly, more like a whore's than a man's".


  13. Michelle Williams: Men and women in suits were cashing cheques off of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | This Is London

    ... the day is a poem - which she describes as a "shot" to help her be more observant. "I get a poem of the day! I love poetry because it's like a shot, like an attack, like a dose. And for a person who doesn't have very much free time, it does its work ...


  14. The Arab intellectual is resting, not deadRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Asia Times

    ... crowded and dusty place where grimy taxis waited for passengers, surrounded by fish and vegetable venders. Darwish's poetry was too cryptic for us teenagers at a refugee camp in Gaza to fathom. But we labored away anyway. Every word, and all the ...


  15. Mary's TipRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | The American Scholar

    ... arrative: something quite remarkable, from the first word on. David Lehman is the series editor for The Best American Poetry annual anthology. He has published eight books of poetry, the most recent of which is New and Selected Poems .


  16. Holi Festivities: Hasya Kavi Sammelan 'Rang Umang' held in JaipurRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Merinews

    In North India, satirical and humorous poetry recitation functions a few days before Holi, have a festival tradition. One such function, Rang Umang, was organized at Jaipur's Birla Auditorium in which some noted poets of India like Surender Sharma, Sampat Saral, Sita Sagar, Rahat Indori, Popular Merruthi and some local poets participated.


  17. Semifinals set for N.H. Poetry Out Loud contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Concord Monitor

    High school poetry readers from across New Hampshire will compete at four Poetry Out Loud semifinal competitions this month for a chance to represent their school at the state championship. The competition encourages youth to learn about the beauty and power of language through memorization and performance of great poems.


  18. Larger-than-life legacy lives onRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | KeysNews.com

    ... with then-College President Bill Seeker. But Tennessee also wrote magazine articles, short stories, books of stories, poetry and he loved to paint outside in his backyard studio on Duncan Street. Quotes from the famously flamboyant gay playwright ...


  19. Poet will share his spoken word at ChapmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Wave

    ... for the latest entertainment installment from the Cross-Cultural Initiative. A repeat performer on HBO's "Def Poetry Jam," Sia combines the serious and silly in his work, using humor to comment on social issues such as cultural stereotypes, the ...


  20. The universe and poet Koleka Putuma are in negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Mail & Guardian

    ... Speaking about her upcoming performance, she told the M&G how "excited and nervous" she was. "My audience, where poetry is concerned, has mostly consisted of spoken word lovers/ goers, and so performing to a predominantly theatre audience will be ...