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- Featured event | Open mic night
Students from Cecil College will share their poetry, fiction and nonfiction during an open mic night at The Palette & The Page. The gallery at 120 East Main Street in Elkton hosts the student reading on Friday, Nov. 21, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. An open mic ...
- Poets hit the ground - This Is Wiltshire
This Is WiltshirePoets hit the groundThis Is WiltshireMillie, 10, said: â€œWe are writing out poems we had written in literacy first earlier today. â€œI like that we have never done it before. It's nice to be able to go around and see what everyone else has been doing. I think my parents will be jealous when ...and more »
- What Should You Do With Your Marriage Mementos? - Huffington Post
What Should You Do With Your Marriage Mementos?Huffington PostAs I sorted through the clothes, shoes, books and stuff of life in their condo after their death, I came upon things that I never knew existed and that deeply affected me â€” love poems that my father wrote to my mom when he was courting her (a six ...and more »
- Events for families and kids - TriCities.com
TriCities.comEvents for families and kidsTriCities.comThe McKinney Center will be transformed into a coffee house on Oct. 24 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Out-Loud Literature will be an event where teenagers take over the microphone, sharing poetry, music, stories and monologues. The McKinney Center is seeking ...
- Renegade Poetics: Innovative Poetry by African Americans - KCET (blog)
Renegade Poetics: Innovative Poetry by African AmericansKCET (blog)Considering that February is African American History Month, this week L.A. Letters features two important books that expand, as well as question, the canon of 20th Century African-American Poetry. "Every Goodbye Ain't Gone," published by the ...and more »
- Boot up: Nadella on mobile, Tony Fadell talks, Foxconn's iPhone rush - The Guardian (blog)
The Guardian (blog)Boot up: Nadella on mobile, Tony Fadell talks, Foxconn's iPhone rushThe Guardian (blog)Microsoft?s Satya Nadella was quick to separate himself and his predecessor by unveiling a 'mobile first, cloud first' strategy. Now he's explaining it. Photograph: Robert Galbraith/REUTERS Robert Galbraith/REUTERS. 70 comments. Charles Arthur.
- Students, residents channel deceased lyricists at Dead Poets' Contest on Tuesday
Not literally of course, but through the Dead Poetsâ€™ Contest, which was hosted by the Old Town Poetry Series and the MSU Center for Poetry. Contestants dressed up as dead poets they admire and brought that poetsâ€™ work back to life by reading off up to ...
- Longview man leaves letters for wife, daughter to read after his death
LONGVIEW, Tx. -â€“ Mitchell Whisenhunt passed away recently after a lengthy battle with Marfanâ€™s Syndrome. But before he died, he secretly wrote letters to his wife and daughter, letters he wanted them to read on those special occasions that he would not be sharing with them. His wife Ashley found the letters Mitchell wrote, along [â€¦]
- Stephen Fry's slip-up over legends of hip hop - Telegraph.co.uk
Telegraph.co.ukStephen Fry's slip-up over legends of hip hopTelegraph.co.ukPrinces William and Harry attended the wedding of their childhood friend, Victoria Inskip, at a service at Malmesbury Abbey, Wiltshire. ... To mark National Poetry Day on Thursday, Faber & Faber is reissuing Alan Bennett's Six Poets: From Hardy to Larkin.
- Celebrating Native Americans: Events at SIU highlight history, culture - The Southern
Celebrating Native Americans: Events at SIU highlight history, cultureThe SouthernGuest speakers Joy Harjo, a member of the Myskoke (Creek) Nation and a nationally recognized Native American poet, and Barney Bush, a Shawnee Native American poet and board chair for the Vinyard Indian Settlement in Herod, also spoke on campus.and more »
- Keeping up with the Kardashians: Kim in, Kylie's 'beau' Tyga out
The source said: "[Kanye] reads poems to her and plays all types of music for her including ... the 64-year-old Olympic gold medallist last October following 22-years of marriage but is reportedly fuming that her estranged husband is now romancing her ...
- All my doubts about Anselm Kiefer are blown away by his Royal Academy show - Spectator.co.uk
Spectator.co.ukAll my doubts about Anselm Kiefer are blown away by his Royal Academy showSpectator.co.ukThese works are the visitor's first sight of the vast and glorious exhibition by Anselm Kiefer (born Germany, 1945) currently occupying the main galleries of Burlington House, and they are apparently related to his interest in the Russian poet and ...
- â€œPastoral: To Die in the Countryâ€: Shuji Terayama's Autobiographical Fiction - Whitman Pioneer (blog)
â€œPastoral: To Die in the Countryâ€: Shuji Terayama's Autobiographical FictionWhitman Pioneer (blog)â€œPastoral: To Die in the Countryâ€ begins with the recitation of a poem over a black screen, before fading into one of the coolest opening shots I've ever seen. In a sepia tone shot of a cemetery, a child faces towards the camera and covers his eyes ...and more »
- Older Gentleman Reads Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Like Soothing Poetry
Thereâ€™s something strangely appealing and completely hilarious about hearing a posh actor-y gent giving a dramatic reading of the lyrics to Nicki Minajâ€™s â€˜Anacondaâ€™. The track, which comes complete with a hugely provocative video, shattered YouTube ...
- Christopher Eccleston and Maxine Peake to tell story of Salford's radical history at fundraising event
Salford stars will be joined by actress and broadcaster Sheila Hancock at university event to help pay for upkeep of Working Class Movement Library