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- David Adjaye on Designing a Museum That Speaks a Different Language
When you said â€œmodernityâ€ I thought you were talking about contemporary African-American culture. Absolutely ... Everything here is driven by research, which creates its own kind of poetry, I hope. Most museums on the Mall are closed to the outside ...
- Happy Birthday June 27
Wish someone a happy birthday or anniversary, congratulate your favorite student on a job well done, say â€˜welcomeâ€™ to a new baby or send your get well wishes to someone whoâ€™s not feeling well. Itâ€™s easy (and free) and your message will scroll at ...
- That Picture of Kellyanne Conway is the Personification of White Privilege
When the Obamas hosted â€œAn Evening of Poetryâ€ during the presidentâ€™s first term ... jokes during the annual turkey pardoning while looking likeâ€“gaspâ€“normal teens, they were accused of having â€œno classâ€ by a senior Republican official.
- (BPRW) Registration Officially Open for High School Poetry Teams To Enter Louder Than a Bomb Florida Poetry Festival
(Black PR Wire) The Jason Taylor Foundation has officially opened on-line registration for its cutting edge youth poetry festival, Louder Than a Bomb Florida presented by Nova Southeastern University and UPS, it was announced today. Now in its third year ...
- The Journey of the Magi: Christ Must Change Us (Poems for Christmas #2)
I should be glad of another death. I love this poem because it speaks to what I have come to see as the two most important principles of the spiritual journey to Christ that forms the basis of Christian discipleship: 1) that it is really, really ...
- Ganguly turns 44, wishes pour in
Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly turned 44 today and birthday wishes poured in from all quarters for one of the countryâ€™s most celebrated cricketers. â€˜#HappyBirthdayDadaâ€™ trended on Twitter for the former batsman, who was the most successful ...
- 12 poems for these trying days
I've included a few lines of each. The full poems are easy to find online. They make good gifts. 1. "To Be of Use" by Marge Piercy: A nod to the pleasure of hard work. 2. "Our Ancestors' Short Lives" by Wislawa Szymborska: Send this to a friend who's ...
- Poetry Slam at The Phoenix Pub in Canberra
Australian Poetry Slam finalist, Tahi Atea will be at the first BAD!SLAM!NO!BISCUIT! for 2017 Photo: Andrew Thomas The first is on Wednesday, January 18 and continues at the Phoenix the third Wednesday of every month. Sign up from 7.30pm to compete.
- 13 classic love poems to celebrate National Poetry Day
"That's why we're inviting all with anything important to say today to say it with a poem. It can be new or old, utterly original or a familiar favourite. "It can be deep and dark, funny or memorable. By enjoying, discovering or sharing a poem - words that ...
- Editorâ€™s notebook: Ahh, the frustrations of a would-be poet
Trust me. Now, much of what is commonly accepted as poetry these days is not poetry at all. It doesnâ€™t even rhyme. For example, that school kid who won a contest the other day for writing poetry. He read his poem at an assembly and it was shown on TV.
- This blog post was not brought to you by the National Endowment for the Arts
The NEA and the NEH also operates under the same spread-the-favors-aroundâ€“I mean wealth, mindsetâ€“which is why defenders of these groups cite federal funding for events such as the Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Nevada and the Hip Hop Initiative in North ...
- 42 students take part in inter-college competition
The award was comprised of events such as dance, song and mimicry. Shinder pal Singh, a third semester student of MBA, won the best funny poetry award. Gagandeep Kaur, a third semester student of MBA, won the best fit female award. Arshdeep Singh ...
- An Honest Letter To All Of Us From A Very Mindful Kid
Show us the magic that books hold. Introduce us to the world of literature. Read us funny poems. We will remember them! Also, you have no idea how greatly this will serve us later onâ€”a love of books is timeless and invaluable. 13. Make us wait.
- Poetry Friday -- The Fifties
but (thankfully) I don't feel the fifties (years) in my knees (knock wood and I'm not even going to say yet) while I'm cycling! Happy Poetry Friday! Amy has the roundup this week at The Poem Farm.
- Chilean poetry inspires Wittenberg grad to produce stage presentation
The book, â€œThe Most Beautiful Cemetery in Chile,â€ is the work of Christian Formoso. The Springfield Museum ... He said it will appeal to anyone who loves language, poetry and the chance to discover a part of the world many donâ€™t know a lot about.