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- BeyoncÃ© Speaks Directly To The Black Mainstream With LEMONADE - The FADER
The FADERBeyoncÃ© Speaks Directly To The Black Mainstream With LEMONADEThe FADERIt's Bey validating and canonizing both experience and idea through artâ€”whether it's the image of a young boy dancing in front of and disarming police, or the poetry of Warsan Shire who is quoted throughout LEMONADEâ€”and I think that's an incredibly ...and more »
- Are your kids annoying? Do you enjoy time travel? Next TV season is for you - Randolph County Herald Tribune
Randolph County Herald TribuneAre your kids annoying? Do you enjoy time travel? Next TV season is for youRandolph County Herald TribuneNBC reimagines "The Wizard of Oz" in "Emerald City," which shows what happens if Dorothy and a K9 police dog (instead of Toto) wind up in "a mystical land of competing realms, lethal warriors, dark magic and a bloody battle for supremacy." And in ...and more »
- Poem of the Week: Blue Window by James Meetze - Buffalo News
Poem of the Week: Blue Window by James MeetzeBuffalo Newsstop where you see a sign. Contributor's Note: JAMES MEETZE will join poet Nate Pritts and the musician/hip-hop artist Little Cake at a Pop-Up Poetry Series reading at 7 p.m. Thursday at BOX Gallery, 667 Main St. He is the author of â€œI Have Designed ...
- HCC faculty member, Freeport native published in Library of America anthology - Freeport Journal-Standard
Freeport Journal-StandardHCC faculty member, Freeport native published in Library of America anthologyFreeport Journal-StandardFREEPORT â€” A poem by Highland Community College faculty member Kent Johnson recently was published in â€œWar No More: Three Centuries of American AntiWar and Peace Writing,â€ a book of poetry by the Library of America. Johnson's poem, â€œBaghdad ...and more »
- Langston Hughes and Nicolas Guillen
Other poems were taken from Songoro Cosongo (1951 ... â€œYou donâ€™t speak no English,â€ you get some flavor of the Cubanâ€™s creole and Hughesâ€™ African-American vernacular: â€œCon tanto inglÃ© que tÃº sabÃa,/(All dat English you used to know)/Bito ...
- Rare JRR Tolkien poem The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun to be republished
The Lay of Leithian is a long poem telling the story of Tolkienâ€™s Middle-earth characters Beren and LÃºthien. The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun, said Flieger, vividly shows the authorâ€™s interest â€œin paganism and in the dark side of what he called Faerie ...
- Tu vida hoiyon - Chandigarh Tribune
Chandigarh TribuneTu vida hoiyonChandigarh TribuneWhen a reporter asked Shiv Kumar Batalavi what made him a poet, he turned to him and said, â€œPoetry does not come from any accident. Some people think poetry is born out of love or frustration, but in me poetry came from everything. Actually, I don't ...
- Is Torah useless? - Patheos (blog)
Is Torah useless?Patheos (blog)And that's a shame, because in my opinion, Torah contains beautiful prose and poetry, vital moral insights, and a primary foundation to Jewish identity. It can also speak to us today about our situations, challenges, and trials. I wouldn't argue, as ...
- From ancient Persian poetry rises 'Feathers of Fire,' billed as largest shadow-theater play - Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles TimesFrom ancient Persian poetry rises 'Feathers of Fire,' billed as largest shadow-theater playLos Angeles TimesWhen Hamid Rahmanian says, â€œI'm kind of like a bulldozer,â€ the artist means the tenacious way he enters any new project â€” long work hours, â€œbeggingâ€ for funding, camping in rehearsal spaces. But he's also a bulldozer of a talker. A simple question ...
- The latest on Lewistown's Cowboy Poetry Gathering - by Karen Kuhlmann
(Lewistown, MT, July 27, 2016) The dust is flyinâ€™ and the horses are buckinâ€™ as preparations for the 31st Montana Cowboy Poetry Gathering drill down and take shape! â€œAbout this time of year, every year, a case of â€˜the butterfliesâ€™ attacks me, but ...
- Did You Know: April is National Poetry Month?
The Academy of American Poets, inspired by the success of Black History Month and Womenâ€™s History Month, wanted a way to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry in the United States. In 1995, they brought together a group of publishers ...
- What playwright Trey Anthony is reading and watching - The Globe and Mail (subscription)
The Globe and Mail (subscription)What playwright Trey Anthony is reading and watchingThe Globe and Mail (subscription)It's a memoir about a woman who volunteered to read poetry for a group of prison inmates and then falls in love with one of the prisoners. It follows their relationship over five ... It's dark, and gripping â€“ I can't stop watching it.â€ What she's ...
- Free popcorn, crafts and more at the Newton Public Library
April 12 to 18 is National Library Week. To celebrate the Newton Public Library has partnered with Capitol II Theatres. Stop in during the week to check out a book or apply for a library card and receive a gift certificate for a free popcorn with movie ticket purchase at the Aril 17 showings at Capitol II. One free popcorn per library card holder.
- 2 killed in Roy crash; police arrest teen for investigation of murder - KSL.com
2 killed in Roy crash; police arrest teen for investigation of murderKSL.comHe said Haan would leave notes or poetry for other employees at the park and always ask about how they were doing. Kingsfore said many ... On Facebook, friends and family members started posting tributes as news of their deaths spread. "I want the pain ...and more »
- City/area digest -- May 7 - Columbus Telegram
Columbus TelegramCity/area digest -- May 7Columbus TelegramMurry J. Johnston will provide music, and Willard Hollopeter, a published cowboy poet, will share his poetry with humor and inspiration. Mary Hollopeter of Wood Lake will share her experiences as a rancher's wife, teacher and mother of five. Cost is ...and more »