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- Poetry Friday: â€œPrayerâ€
I used to collect poems that are prayers, so Sharon Cumberlandâ€™s â€œPrayerâ€ immediately leapt out at me from the pages if Image. Leapt outâ€”but then instantly grabbed me uncomfortably in the opening line: â€œIgnore, O Mystery, this thing You made.â€
- Ukraine's foreign minister congratulates Sushchenko on his birthday
also greeted the journalist by citing a few lines from a poem by Ukrainian writer Taras Shevchenko. As reported, on February 8, representatives of the Ukrainian government, well-known musicians and journalists recorded a video sending birthday greetings to ...
- Lena Dunham Paid Tribute to This Israeli Poet
Except, she wasnâ€™t talking about a romantic relationship, she was talking about how she fell in love with the poetry of modern Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai. Dunham wrote posted on Instagram about this connection, with a photo of one of Amichaiâ€™s ...
- The Guardian view on music and poetry: growing up together
Cultural forms built with words were once all indistinguishable, but in popular culture they are again coalescing. Figures such as Chuck Berry and Derek Walcott were part of bringing them together â€˜Chuck Berryâ€™s forceful and witty lyrics are not great ...
- Sierra Leone Entertainment: BADENYA HONOURS 10 WOMEN OF SUBTANCE IN CELEBRATIONG INTERNATIONAL WOMENâ€™S DAY
A very interactive evening of cocktail awards night, motivational and political talks session celebrated ... As the evening went on poems, music and other displays were done honouring all women. Speakers for the night was Mrs. Ndeye Koroma C.
- Director Lee Joon-Ik Showcases Korean History, Philosophy Through Film - NBCNews.com
Director Lee Joon-Ik Showcases Korean History, Philosophy Through FilmNBCNews.comIf I'd wanted to film that period in color, the production costs would've been really high. And since it's not a commercial film but a film that centers on a poet â€” it's not an action blockbuster or anything â€” we chose to make it in black and white ...and more »
- Russian poetry collection to be launched in Vietnam
The "Wait for Me" poem collection is hoped to act as a bridge between literature of the two countries to contribute to consolidating their close friendship. It will be launched in Hanoi on November 3 at the 10th floor in 115 Tran Duy Hung, Cau Giay district.
- Ted Kooser's 'American Life in Poetry' (Aug. 13)
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- Matters Unannounced: The Poet, 1954
He wrote, as the expression had it, "poems of passion." That meant "dirty." Anti-vice crusaders, blanching at his novel "Replenishing Jessica," tried hard to jail him on indecency charges. "The high priest of erotica," he got to be called. "Author of ...
- Local Author: Jack Bender will read from his books of poetry - HollandSentinel.com
HollandSentinel.comLocal Author: Jack Bender will read from his books of poetryHollandSentinel.comIt will be a night of poetry when local poet and non-fiction writer Jack Bender reads poems from two of his books, "Moonflower" and "Three Simple Words." The reading will take place 7:30 p.m., Monday, June 6, at the Zeeland Artists' Collective located ...and more »
- Scholastic Art & Writing Award winners from Dartmouth High
The 2018 Scholastic Writing Awards Winner from Dartmouth High School who received a Gold Key was Mary Bancroft in Journalism as well as in Poetry.
- A Trumped-Up Intermingling Of Science And Religious Curiosity...Perhaps - Poem by James B. Earley
Picture an incongruous personal life-style, demonstratively antithetical to Church dogma, yet commanding passionate, wide-spread support of staunch Christian Conservatives; would that paradoxical fact provide rhetorical pause to a scientific case for atheism?
- Michael Cullen's friend in poetic tribute as family and friends say final sad farewell
â€œMichael was deeply loved and appreciated by his family and all his friends. â€œHis music, acting, his running, gave him pleasure and to all who knew him.â€ Michaelâ€™s friend Niall Mellan recited a poem at the end of the service, referencing Michael ...
- Waterline Writers host monthly reading at Water Street Studios
[Jeff Krage for Shaw Media] Kurt Luchs reads from his book "It's Funny Until Someone Loses an Eye (Then It's ... at Water Street Studios in Batavia on Nov. 19 Vida Cross reads her poetry during a Waterline Writers gathering at Water Street Studios in ...
- Around the Town published Thursday, Nov. 23
This year the show combines Old World melodies with fresh new songs. It promises to be a festive evening of Irish dancing, cowboy poetry, Celtic harp, clawhammer banjo plus a whole lot more. The band will also serve soul cakes and mulled wine at intermission.