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- Iain Banks poetry collection for 2015 - The Star Online
Iain Banks poetry collection for 2015The Star OnlineTHE final work of Iain Banks, a poetry collection, will be published on the author's birthday, Feb 16, in 2015. The collection, published by Little, Brown, will contain works by Banks, who died in June 2013, as well as contributions from fellow Scot ...and more »
- North Salem's Ruth Keeler Library Plans Special Events Throughout 2014 - The Daily Voice
North Salem's Ruth Keeler Library Plans Special Events Throughout 2014The Daily VoiceHer poem "Renaissance 1994" won Inkwell's MAW Poetry Contest. Second Tuesdays of the ... Free Individual Computer Help, Saturdays 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Saturday librarians offer free one-on-one help with basic computer help. They can help you search the ...and more »
- Long-lost Mary Shelley letters surface after more than 150 years - Los Angeles Times
Long-lost Mary Shelley letters surface after more than 150 yearsLos Angeles TimesShelley was the daughter of proto-feminist Mary Wollstonecraft and the wife of Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. He died in a boating accident in 1822. The Shelleys had one surviving child, a son who was also named Percy. "Percy is growing up a very ...and more »
- Exhibition of storytelling through craft - Torquay Herald Express
Torquay Herald ExpressExhibition of storytelling through craftTorquay Herald ExpressNarrative Remains explores the relationships between stories, poems, prose or quotes and the chosen makers work. The exhibition shows the imagination engendered by words and stories through the creation of contemporary craft. Work on show includes ...
- Poet Michael Rosen visits Deptford Green - This is Local London
This is Local LondonPoet Michael Rosen visits Deptford GreenThis is Local LondonHe was joined by trainee English teachers from Goldsmiths University as he read his poem Going Through the Old Photos, an autobiographical work on the Rosen family's loss of his elder brother. Mr Rosen spoke about his childhood and fielded a range of ...and more »
- Clarksville High School students to compete in State-Wide Poetry Contest at ... - Clarksville Online
Clarksville OnlineClarksville High School students to compete in State-Wide Poetry Contest at ...Clarksville OnlinePoetry Out Loud is a National Recitation Contest presented by The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation in partnership with the Tennessee Arts Commission and the Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts at Austin Peay State ...Calling all poetsRapid City Journalall 5 news articles »
- Lambs to the slaughter: In the Wolf's Mouth by Adam Foulds - New Statesman
Lambs to the slaughter: In the Wolf's Mouth by Adam FouldsNew StatesmanBut Foulds is a master of concision and clarity, and his prose is â€œpoeticâ€ in the best sense: never florid or rambling, each short sentence weighed and parcelled out. The response to the Italian good-luck wish â€œIn bocca al lupoâ€ â€“ â€œIn the wolf's mouth ...and more »
- Jonathan Lethem: Dissident Gardens (Jonathan Cape) - Herald Scotland
Herald ScotlandJonathan Lethem: Dissident Gardens (Jonathan Cape)Herald ScotlandRose Zimmer is a fine old example of what they no longer make in America: Communists. A zoftig, curvy New York girl who can never stop talking, she marries Albert, a fellow Red, in the 1940s. He is German, his Communism of the 'coffee and cake' variety ...
- Greater Salem Calendar of Events - Wicked Local- Swampscott
Greater Salem Calendar of EventsWicked Local- SwampscottBEVERLY PUBLIC LIBRARY 18TH ANNUAL TEEN POETRY CONTEST: DEADLINE, MARCH 3, 5 P.M. at Beverly Public Library, 32 Essex St., Beverly. Information: beverlypubliclibrary.org/teens, email@example.com, 978-921-6062. EXHIBIT: 'LOOKING FOR ...and more »
- A Personal History of Blood Libel in Poland
Recently, a painting depicting blood libel and making manifest a long history of Polish anti-Semitism was unveiled in the town of Sandomierz. Gordon Haber recalls seeing the painting up close and the effect it had on him. Click here for the rest of the article...
- Fayette County: Lexington Legends national anthem tryouts Saturday and Sunday - Lexington Herald Leader
Fayette County: Lexington Legends national anthem tryouts Saturday and SundayLexington Herald LeaderUrban Family Engagement Network works with parents, caregivers, administrators, policy makers, and community stakeholders to ensure urban students reach their fullest potential. In the UFEN, parents attend several ... This year's winners are: Zachary C ...and more »
- Ambitious or overconfident? Kumar Vishwas, the man who wants to defeat Rahul ... - Firstpost
Ambitious or overconfident? Kumar Vishwas, the man who wants to defeat Rahul ...FirstpostCall him audacious or overplaying his hand, but he has also invited the Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to contest from Amethi, promising to trounce Rahul and Modi together. ... Having dropped out of engineering ...
- Jane Campion to head Cannes jury - 3News NZ
The ProvinceJane Campion to head Cannes jury3News NZThe film, which tells the story of a mute pianist at the centre of a love triangle in the New Zealand bush, also went on to win an Oscar for best screenplay and a Best Actress award for Holly Hunter. Campion said she was "truly honoured" to be chosen ...Campion on the Croisette: Is Cannes no longer a man's world?FRANCE 24Campion to head Cannes juryNZ Cityall 158 news articles »
- Kelly McGillis: 'I would cameo in Top Gun 2' - The Independent
Kelly McGillis: 'I would cameo in Top Gun 2'The IndependentIt wasn't until 2009 that McGillis came out â€“ despite the odd on-screen hint (she played a lesbian poetry professor in the 2000 film The Monkey's Mask and appeared on The L-Word in 2008).) Only then did she confirm to website SheWired.com, â€œI'm ...and more »
- UAF professor, poet holds reading, workshop - Homer News
UAF professor, poet holds reading, workshopHomer NewsUniversity of Alaska Fairbanks visiting professor and poet Sean Hill does a poetry reading at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Hill also conducts a three-day workshop, â€œPoetry, Postcards, Personae and Pantoumsâ€ from 6-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and 10 ...