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- Gather the clans and join in the Ligonier Highland Games at Idlewild
Two days of competition will allow for separate contests for the professional and amateur athletes ... a series of competitions in Scottish Gaelic song, poetry and storytelling. "The two judges are fluent in the ancient Gaelic language," Wonderly says.
- The Art & Craft of Poetry with Rosalind Pace
Pace was awarded an Artist Fellowship in Poetry by the Massachusetts Cultural Council in 2016. Please register at the Library; $5 fee covers all four sessions. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Wellfleet Library.
- Orlando shooting: It's different now, but Muslims have a long history of accepting homosexuality - Scroll.in
Scroll.inOrlando shooting: It's different now, but Muslims have a long history of accepting homosexualityScroll.inHis homoerotic poetry was openly circulated right up until the 20th century. Nuwas was an important historical figure â€“ he even made a couple of appearances in The Book of One Thousand and One Nights (known in Urdu as Alif Laila). It was only as late ...and more »
- Life, Death, God, and Words with Friends
He thought of a poem he had written years ago about that exact thing. What if he turned that into a songâ€”a song that didnâ€™t need to be played on the organ? He ran down to the village and found his good friend, a composer named Franz Gruber.
- Featured Writer: William Wright, Jr.
I am a college student from San Diego California and I hold a deep passion for reading and writing poetry. I was sixteen years old when I first fell in love with poetry and I have been faithful to the craft ever since.
- Online Dating Rock Opera Debuts At Bushwick Theater Wednesday
BUSHWICK, BROOKLYN â€” A new rock opera composed of excerpts from ecstatic poetry and online dating profiles will debut at The Bushwick Starr Wednesday night. â€œThe Art of Luv (Part 5): Swipe Right/ROKÃ‰ Cupidâ€ promises to convert the Bushwick theater ...
- Black History Month: The Black Arts Movement (1965-1975) Using literature and music to stir consciousness
The Black Arts Movement was the name given to a group of politically motivated black poets, artists, dramatists, musicians and writers who emerged in the wake of the Black Power Movement. The poet Imamu Amiri Baraka is widely considered to be the father of ...
- Weekend Family Highlights: Kwanzaa Festival, The Polar Express and More
Friday is Family and Friends Day for the Cherry Blossoms in Winter ... The trees will be part of the exhibit, sound boxes will be used to send out songs and poetry recordings, and other literary and musical events will be on display. NJPAC (1 Center ...
- Edgar Allan Poe: A Loner in the Literary World
Edgar Allan Poe was a man, some say, as mad and mysterious as his strange, gothic tales of the macabre ... and his first published book of poetry did not even mention his name. It was anonymous, written only, the title page said, by â€œA Bostonian.â€
- Funny Poems - Poems For Funny - You Healed Me
Iâ€™ll take all the time in the world to be right here next to you My breath matches yours and I love every little thing you do The way you look so deep into my eyes and curl your hand with mine The way my heart jumps when you kiss me and I know Iâ€™ll be ...
- Charles Cadet launches poetry collection
PRESS RELEASE â€“ The Honorable Charles Cadet has published his first collection of poems titled â€œAt the rusting gate and other poems.â€ Mr. Cadet is well known as the composer of many popular St. Lucian songs including Poinsettia Blossoms, Banjo Man ...
- This Chaotic Zine Reveals Black Metal's Darkest Layers
Becoming the Forest creators Lotte Brown and Una Hamilton Helle here gather prints, photographs, and poetry that reference black metal's dark hues, sharing equal space for interviews with black metal musicians as they do molecular biologists alike (Carl ...
- Londonâ€™s Young Laureate is inspired by his visit to Croydon
Sumpton is a member of the Keats House Poets and works in both the poetry and human rights and runs creative writing workshops at museums, charities, hospitals and universities. To find out how to take part, email Anita Cottle, Teen Co-ordinator for ...
- CalArts to celebrate inauguration of President Ravi S. Rajan
The inauguration also kicks off CalArts Weekend Oct. 13 and 14, which welcomes alumni, friends and family to institute as they attend forums, watch alumni performances ... Ferlinghettiâ€™s call to action â€œPoetry as Insurgent Art.â€
- A 29-Year-Old Blogger Who Criticized Islamic Extremism Was Murdered in the Maldives
Weâ€™ve heard those lines before. Action always seems to come slowly, if at all. The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development condemned the government for suppressing freedom of conscience and called for a quick and thorough investigation ...