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- Black History and the Intellectual Golden Triangle
the black grammarian and poet from Kanem ... He used to visit me frequently to teach me [he then goes on to cite examples of his poems]. He had memorised grammar and a lot of classical poetry. I heard that he had been teaching in Ghana."
- Robert Webb and David Mitchell declare their Peep Show souvenirs - Yahoo Celebrity UK
Yahoo Celebrity UKRobert Webb and David Mitchell declare their Peep Show souvenirsYahoo Celebrity UKPeep Show stars Robert Webb and David Mitchell have revealed they couldn't resist taking a few props from the show's set. The pair, who reprise their roles as Jeremy Usborne and Mark Corrigan respectively for the ninth and final series of the Channel 4 ...and more »
- Pura BelprÃ© Award to Celebrate 20th Year - American Libraries (blog)
Pura BelprÃ© Award to Celebrate 20th YearAmerican Libraries (blog)â€œI live in San Francisco, and there's so much talent,â€ says Tobar, referencing the many murals, poetry slams, and community events in the area. She says that talent needs to be encouraged and developed, which publishing houses could do through ...
- â€œTo Make Undying Music in the Worldâ€ - The Boston Musical Intelligencer
The Boston Musical Intelligencerâ€œTo Make Undying Music in the Worldâ€The Boston Musical IntelligencerAs for his setting of George Eliot's poem, â€œThe Choir Invisible,â€ White says that he wrote it just after the death of English composer Richard Rodney Bennett in 2012. In addition to traditional choral music, Bennett composed movie scores and played ...
- 58 more Maoist sympathisers surrender - HERE. NOW
HERE. NOW58 more Maoist sympathisers surrenderHERE. NOWMalkangiri, Sept 12: A day after 61 Maoist supporters surrendered before the police, 58 more Maoist sympathisers including 12 militia and three village committee members of Orelguda village under Chitrangapali panchayat of Kalimela block surrendered ...and more »
- TS Eliot, the poet and the professor
The eminent publisher whose character he helped form as an editorial director, Faber & Faber, has undertaken the task of making available all his prose and poetry â€” including the surviving unpublished, unrevised and unselected material. Itâ€™s a noble ...
- Louise Le May â€“ A Tale Untold - DOA
Louise Le May â€“ A Tale UntoldDOAThat Le May is something of a Kate Bush fan becomes evident during the progress of the songs, although vocally she's as reminiscent of Alison Goldfrapp during her faux-folk period with a hint of Lindsay Moore's pensive â€œI Start Countingâ€ and especially ...
- NaNoWriMo: The 'ultra-marathon' for writers never tires in providing endless ... - The University of Hawaii Kaleo
NaNoWriMo: The 'ultra-marathon' for writers never tires in providing endless ...The University of Hawaii Kaleo... in this experience. Email Julia Wieting at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr. Katharine Beutner at email@example.com for more information. If you're thinking about turning that fan-fiction into a real novel or feel like writing poetry, this is the perfect ...
- How do I love thee? Let me Instagram it - The Guardian
The GuardianHow do I love thee? Let me Instagram itThe GuardianAccording to the New York Times, three of the top 10 bestselling poetry books in the US at present have been written by poets at the forefront of the Instapoet movement. Leav, who was born in a refugee camp in Thailand, grew up in Australia and now ...
- Comic book crowdfunding can be a complicated, complex issue - AL.com
AL.comComic book crowdfunding can be a complicated, complex issueAL.comMy point â€” and my initial unease with Double Take's approach â€” is that historically (at least for the short stretch of history that online crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter have existed) these spaces have been reserved for creators who truly ...
- To Do This Weekend: â€œUNCENSORED: Information Antics,â€ the Mynabirds, and Doomtree - Washington City Paper (blog)
Washington City Paper (blog)To Do This Weekend: â€œUNCENSORED: Information Antics,â€ the Mynabirds, and DoomtreeWashington City Paper (blog)Sunday: Minnesota-based hip-hop collective Doomtree began in 2001 as a group of friends burning CDs to distribute to other acquaintances. The group has since gone on to build a record label and a publishing house, mix beats, and write press releases ...
- â€œCrimson Peakâ€ by Guillermo del Toro Opens Morelia Film Festival (VIDEO) - Latin American Herald Tribune
Latin American Herald Tribuneâ€œCrimson Peakâ€ by Guillermo del Toro Opens Morelia Film Festival (VIDEO)Latin American Herald TribuneFremaux, considered a close friend of Guillermo del Toro, described the latter's gothic melodrama as â€œthe poetry of the monstrous,â€ because of its mix of terror, drama and romance. â€œHe's a poet â€“ every movie, above all this one, evinces the poetry of ...and more »
- Columbia arts this week: Movie magic and Ewoks, too - The State
The StateColumbia arts this week: Movie magic and Ewoks, tooThe Stateâ€œThe Brothers Sizeâ€ is the second part of The Brothers/Sister Plays and is directed by Chad Henderson. Expect flights of poetry, music and West African mythology wrapped into one contemporary tale. The show runs through Oct. 31. Trustus is at 520 Lady St.
- Let's play a game - Newnan Times-Herald
Let's play a gameNewnan Times-HeraldA sampling of comments: How dare we run that photo; we should only put positive stories on the front page; no one will ever want to move here to Newnan; you are a parent, aren't you ashamed your kids see that?; what if it was your kid?; you should rot ...
- The Apprentice: a shock triple firing, plus six things we learned - Telegraph.co.uk
Telegraph.co.ukThe Apprentice: a shock triple firing, plus six things we learnedTelegraph.co.ukIt was the battle of the creatives as April â€œMA in Creative Writing, actuallyâ€ Jackson went head to head with Sam â€œI really, really, really like poetryâ€ Curry to see who could write the most baffling children's book in one day. Sam won, therefore, his ...and more »