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- Book lovers flock to Westport Friends' annual fair
Poetry. Novels. Sports biographies ... Even as people were lining up around the big tents, they were calling out to old friends, making new friends, talking about books. There was food, too. Cold drinks. Hot dogs. Homemade baked goods.
- â€˜Moonlightâ€™ DP James Laxton On The Emotional Effect Of CinemaScope And Capturing The Visual Poetry Of The Face
Moonlightâ€”or alternatively, In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue. Those are pretty richly evocative titles from which to begin your work. Yes. [Laughs] Itâ€™s a little daunting of course, but itâ€™s also incredibly inspiring, so the stakes are high.
- OU Senior Presents Original Poetry
OU alumna Kate-Lynn Walsh shares a set of poems with students at OU Write Club's Open Mic Night event Jan. 23. The event featured original poetry and stories from members of the OU and Norman communities.
- Award-winning Playwright, Poet and Broadcaster Lemn Sissay
However Lemn Sissay said, â€œWhen I am with my poems I am with my friends. So I chose to be addressed as a poet. I am a poet, poets must cross between boundaries.â€ Lemn Sissay is working on his Autobiography to be written and published in 2017.
- Area painter's works explore the color red - Oneonta Daily Star
Oneonta Daily StarArea painter's works explore the color redOneonta Daily StarThe opening is free and open to the public. The dominant color in this collection of ... Cummings won the Best of Show in the CANO Members Show, and the Director's Award for the LEAF Art and Poetry Contest, Oneonta, NY . She is a signature member of ...
- Locals representing city at regional poetry slam competition - Laredo Morning Times
Locals representing city at regional poetry slam competitionLaredo Morning TimesPoets will be performing individual works as well as group pieces. â€œThis is the fifth team that we take to compete at a regional event, and we are most excited to represent Laredo at the Southwest Shootout because we will be bringing this regional ...and more »
- 58th Casa de las AmÃ©ricas Literary Award
During these days, both in Havana and in Cienfuegos, the jury will analyze and choose books in different genres: novel, poetry, essays on historical and social themes, testimonial literature, and a prize for Black presence in the Americas and the Caribbean ...
- Sanskrit translation of Narendra Modi's select poems released
Varanasi, Nov 20 Union minister Prakash Javadekar today released Sanskrit translation of selected poems written by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at BHU here. Releasing the poems, written originally in Gujarati by Modi and translated by award-winning ...
- Invitation to launch of The Collected Poems of Alistair Te Ariki Campbell
Although his early poetry makes little mention of Polynesia, in its romantic and musical tone and its intense attachment to landscape it is hard not to detect something of those origins, while his later work, more directly Polynesian, nonetheless has the ...
- This Valentineâ€™s Day, Use Your Words!
Back in the early 1990s, I assembled a romantic comedy out of their poems, putting their words in the mouths of four lovers. Produced by the Seattle Shakespeare Company, the play was called When Love Speaks, its title taken from the following passage ...
- Dear Poetry Editor: Sarah Maria Medina at Winter Tangerine
Welcome to Februaryâ€™s edition of â€œDear Poetry Editorâ€ at the Chicago Review of Books. In this series, I ask poetry editors around the world about their perspective on poetry and the details of their own editorial process. We canâ€™t speak about ...
- State not ready to accept literature-based thinking: Rabbani
Perveen Shakir Trust Chairperson Parveen Qadir Agha highlighted the aims and objectives of the trust and said that the Urdu Poetry Festival was unique and first of its kind and was celebrating the book birthday of â€˜Khushbooâ€™ authored by Parveen Shakir ...
- Kenmore West student wins Western New York art and poetry contest
Students were invited to submit original poems and works of art that created positive messages for themselves and their peers. Their works were judged on creativity, clarity and craftsmanship.
- Community news
Winners will be announced and all entries celebrated at the library's Children's Poetry Reading and Celebration at 6 p.m. April 24. The teen contest is for students in grades six through 12, and the adult contest is for ages 18 and older. Entry forms are ...
- Vievee Francis Wins Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award
One of the richest prizes for poetry in the United States, the $100,000 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award is given annually to a midcareer poet for a book published in the previous year. The $10,000 Kate Tufts Award is given for a debut poetry collection.