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- Babies, biscuits and booze
I became notorious for my soppy cards and I began to write poetry. Iâ€™ve never really shared my poetry with anyone other than friends or family but a lot of my close friends and boyfriends have received poems from me as â€˜giftsâ€™. Iâ€™ve always felt tha ...
- Why Black Gay Filmmaker Marlon Riggs Matters Now
W. Bush. Documentary filmmaker Marlon Riggsâ€™s masterpiece â€” exploring black gay identity and experience through storytelling, poetry, movement, and expression â€” premiered on PBS the year before. At least 17 stations refused to air it. The ...
- Review: Emma Cline's The Girls maps a young woman's coming of age - The Globe and Mail (subscription)
The Globe and Mail (subscription)Review: Emma Cline's The Girls maps a young woman's coming of ageThe Globe and Mail (subscription)Like Virginia Woolf, who wrote to Ethel Smyth in 1930, saying, â€œWomen alone stir my imagination,â€ the poet May Sarton told the Paris Review in 1983, â€œI'm only able to write poetry when I have a Muse, a woman who focuses the world for me.â€ Which brings ...and more »
- Participatory poetry
People may envision poetry as staid, formal or exclusive ... Six months into his two-year term as the stateâ€™s inspirational muse, Marshall is coming to Twisp next week to present two separate events â€” a workshop and an informal talk and reading.
- The 18th Installment of Teen's 'N' Theater's Pride Players set to hit the Hitchcock Stage
Now in their 18th year, the cast of Pride Players uses improvisation to create songs, poetry, monologues, and skits that explore what it means to be a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, or straight-allied teen in Omaha. The group has been honored ...
- Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival Tickets To Go On Sale
The Cowboy Festival will be held throughout Old Town Newhall such as in the William S. Hart Park event area, the Canyon Theatre Guild and more. The festivalâ€™s activities will range from live music performances, poetry readings and other attractions.
- Creative Juices: SCA has camps, classes for the entire family - HollandSentinel.com
HollandSentinel.comCreative Juices: SCA has camps, classes for the entire familyHollandSentinel.comArtist in Residence Sofia Ramirez Hernandez shares her love of drawing and poetry and helps children make their own books and write their own verses during her July 20 workshop. â€¢ Learn about how toys are invented â€” and make your own cool creation ...
- Jacob Lawrence's Migration paintings of African-American life at NYC's Museum of Modern Art
NEW YORK â€” One hundred years ago, African-Americans began a mass exodus from the rural South, heading north in search of economic opportunity and social equality.
- Poet's Notebook: Just say yes
Timing is everything; Iâ€™d just bought Fieldâ€™s Stand Up, Friend, With Me, winner of the prestigious Lamont Poetry Award, and Field had also written the narration for Walt Disneyâ€™s documentary film To Be Alive, which won an Academy Award. How reputable ...
- Smartphones won't make your kids dumb. We think - Quartz
QuartzSmartphones won't make your kids dumb. We thinkQuartzâ€œIf your child is under two and is exposed to a screen it's not going to be toxic to their brain: they won't be turned into idiots,â€ says Michael Rich, associate professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and an AAP member. â€œBut there are ...
- Blake, Trump, and the Road of Excess: An Urban Legend - The Millions
The MillionsBlake, Trump, and the Road of Excess: An Urban LegendThe MillionsAccording to Jonathan Roberts in his book William Blake's Poetry, an introduction aimed at undergraduates, â€œThe fact is that Blake's works, both visual and poetic, often appear in contexts that seem not only irrelevant, but sometimes even antithetical ...
- Poets as critics
They are quotations from this poem. Zulfikar Ghose is a poet ... whose New Bearings in English Poetry (1932) helped establish and popularise early 20th century modernism, have fallen into neglect and their ideas have become stale, redundant and irrelevant.
- Princeton, NJ Author Publishes Book of Poetry
(PRLEAP.COM) December 30, 2016 - Collection of Poetry, a new book by John Pinelli Jr., has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. John Pinelli Jr. introduces his original garden of poetry this way: My father had a large backyard with many trees and ...
- Tea, poetry and brunch for a good cause
Need a break after the election and before preparing for Thanksgiving? Virginia Walker of Hay Beach offers a brunch for a worthwhile charity. A Brunch Tea with a Touch of Poetry will be held at Ms. Walkerâ€™s home on Sunday, November 20 from noon to 2 p.m ...
- Evening of poetry, art and humour
This evening of poetry, art and humour takes place tomorrow, September 6 at 8.30pm at the Splendid in Strada Stretta, Valletta. Entrance is free. For more information, visit http://goo.gl/TcjuB3.