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- Cliven Bundy celebrates 1-year anniversary of standoff
BUNKERVILLE, Nev. â€” Rogue rancher Cliven Bundy and his family are inviting some of their patriot movement pals to a three-day party this weekend to celebrate the anniversary of their standoff with the federal government. Starting today, the Liberty Celebration outside Bunkerville, 80 miles north of Las Vegas, will feature live music, cowboy poetry and speeches [â€¦]
- At Philadelphia Student Union, teensâ€™ voices come first
Lian Parsons is a journalism student at Temple University and former assistant news editor for The Temple News. The Boston native is a cat, poetry and Beyonce enthusiast.
- Poorer children are being left behind when it comes to learning languages
This is why our latest research is looking at how exposing students studying French and German to poetry, drama and creative writing impacts their experience of language learning. We hope this form of teaching may affect not only how well learners can ...
- Musings from a Grateful Convert: Baby in the House!
prattler of poetry, thief of sleep, giver of joy. The little magician that conjures up the love we say we have in our hearts. Center of conversation, mover of mountainsâ€” All the earth shifts to make way. Much like public radio, the Orthodox Christian ...
- Gene Gaapf Shares 'Knowledge is God's Lighthouse'
"Knowledge is God's Lighthouse" is the creation of published author, Gene Gaapf, a retired truck driver, and a long-time writer, whose published works include cookbooks, novels, and poetry collections ... Published by Christian Faith Publishing, Gene ...
- Making a Difference, One Poem at a Time
Thatâ€™s the enduring belief that motivates Tweetspeak Poetry to sponsor four public days for poetry each year, in an effort to make a difference one poem at a time (and move poetry beyond the confines of National Poetry Month, taking it into workplaces ...
- Asian American Literature Festival
It will critically assess the state of American literature today and the place of Asian American literature, and Asian American poets, writers, and scholars, in that landscape.
- Thousands expected to attend largest poetry festival in New England this weekend
Veach is conducting a workshop, titled â€œItâ€™s Not About You â€” Writing the Persona Poem,â€ with her friend Dawn Paul of Beverly. â€œThe poetry festival is really a celebration and thereâ€™s a lot happening the whole weekend,â€ said Veach ...
- Young poets in Staffordshire can put pen to paper for competition
YOUNG people from across Staffordshire can write their way to success in a new poetry competition. The contest is being organised by Staffordshire County Council's library service and the Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Young Poet Laureate Isobel Horsley ...
- Looking for books that explore the African-American female experience - The Boston Globe
The Boston GlobeLooking for books that explore the African-American female experienceThe Boston GlobeAnd please read another debut, a collection of short stories about African-American and multiracial girls and women, â€œBefore You Suffocate Your Own Fool Selfâ€ by Danielle Evans. Add Claudia Rankine's â€œCitizenâ€ â€” a mix of essays, poetry, and images ...
- The Way We Were: Tribute to poet and educator, Bernard Gilhooly - Stoke Sentinel
Stoke SentinelThe Way We Were: Tribute to poet and educator, Bernard GilhoolyStoke SentinelBernard Gilhooly and his wife Sheila on their wedding day in 1957 (courtesy of the Gilhooly family). â€œAmong the 200 or so people at his funeral held at St Mary's Church, in Alsager, were friends and colleagues he had known since the 1950s," says Robert.
- Music, movies, museums and more: Things to do in the South Bay, Oct. 27-Nov. 2
Costume contest: The Redondo Beach Pier Association and King Harbor Association invite guests to a free Halloween Costume Contest & 80s ... 310-618-6388, www.TorranceArtMuseum.com Poetry and Passion: American violinist Lindsay Deutsch will lead a ...
- Health-care policy cannot be written in poetry
They even gave their monster a handy name: Obamacare. That early Republican poetry included phrases like â€œdeath panels for grannyâ€ and claims of exploding deficits that would bury your neighborâ€™s job. The poetry was evocative and emotional.
- Why Catholic Schools Should Scrap Scholastic Book Fairs
In order to help create that community, YA authors David Levithan and Billy Merrell have collected original poems, essays, and stories by young adults in their teens and early 20s ... were attracted to the same girl? Love comes in many shapes and sizes.
- Happy Birthday, Guru! 10 Great Gang Starr Songs
July 17 marks the birthday of Keith â€œGuruâ€ Elam ... The remix utilized live instrumentation from Branford Marsalis, and had lyrics that were inspired by a poem about jazz written by a college professor that Guru flipped into rap form.