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- Black lives convening, just what we needed - Durham Herald Sun
Black lives convening, just what we neededDurham Herald SunThere were discussions on Black culture, Black art and the Black aesthetic â€” workshops specifically addressing â€œThe Miseducation of Hip Hop,â€ â€œTheatrical Jazzâ€ and revolutionary poetry. Treva Lindsey led a workshop on â€œBlack Scholar Activism.â€ Black ...and more »
- The Irish Socialist version of 'Footloose' - Buffalo.com
Buffalo.comThe Irish Socialist version of 'Footloose'Buffalo.comAnd one of the best things about Ken Loach's movie is its portrait of what happens just about everywhere in Western civilization when the music of African-Americans takes hold (which it invariably does). In no time at all, the local band ... And so you ...and more »
- Poetry contest winners - Winnipeg Free Press
Poetry contest winnersWinnipeg Free PressSuchot Sunday is the first-place winner of the 2014 poetry writing contest sponsored by the Winnipeg Free Press and the Writers' Collective of Manitoba. SECOND PLACE. Wrecked. By Lindsey Childs. Here on the lakeshore, A rusted chunk of hull, half eaten ...and more »
- What's Happening for JULY (UPDATED July 20) | Events | The Sun Herald - SunHerald.com
What's Happening for JULY (UPDATED July 20) | Events | The Sun HeraldSunHerald.comDark Fridays. Details/tickets: 888-566-7469. TUESDAY. BNI Chapter meeting: 8:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Hilton Garden Inn, 2703 Denny Ave., Pascagoula. Designed for professionals interested in growing their business by maximizing their marketing efforts ...and more »
- Afro-Latino Man Proudly Claims His Black Heritage In This Incredible Spoken-Word Poem
Poet Gabriel Ramirez acknowledged this when he recited his poem titled, "On Realized I Am Black" at the 2015 National Poetry Slam in August. â€œBorn American, raised Dominican, found black,â€ the New York-based poet said about his background in his poem.
- Family fun highlights Mule Days - East Oregonian (subscription)
Family fun highlights Mule DaysEast Oregonian (subscription)The event includes a cowboy poetry gathering, parade, kids activities, a mule and horse sale, a Dutch oven cook-off and vendors. For more information, including a full schedule, visit www.hellscanyonmuledays.com. For questions, call 541-426-3271.
- At 95, Mrs. Lillian is an Earth Angel - Arab Tribune
Arab TribuneAt 95, Mrs. Lillian is an Earth AngelArab TribuneHer son, Wendell Smith and daughter, Dean Norris, said Mrs. Lillian sacrificed everything for her family. Mrs. Lillian lived in the same house for ... One of Mrs. Lillian's greatest joys is to share with others the poetry she has written. â€œWe never had ...
- James Leatherman Releases CONNECTING THE DOTS WITH POETRY - Broadway World
James Leatherman Releases CONNECTING THE DOTS WITH POETRYBroadway World"Connecting the Dots with Poetry" illustrates in words life experiences and struggles like growing up, making choices, dealing with war life tragedies, and disasters, and living a spiritual life. Coming from the heart, these poems can be read at all ...
- Spaniards, Cubans Celebrate Fidel Castro''s Birthday - Prensa Latina
Junior CollegeSpaniards, Cubans Celebrate Fidel Castro''s BirthdayPrensa Latina... celebrated Fidel Castro''s 89th birthday with events that recalled the revolutionary career of the leader of the Cuban Revolution. Poetry, performances, and expressions of solidarity, marked the Liber Art culture center and the Cuban embassy in Madrid.Fidel to Obama: 'Yo quiero dolares' for my birthdayJunior Collegeall 2,573 news articles »
- This Day, August 13, In Jewish History by Mitchell A. Levin - Cleveland Jewish News (blog)
This Day, August 13, In Jewish History by Mitchell A. LevinCleveland Jewish News (blog)1599: In Basel, â€œProtestant Christian Hebraistâ€ Johannes Buxtorf and his wife gave birth to their son â€œJohannes Buxtorf the Youngerâ€ who completed and edited several of his father's works on Hebrew or related to Judaism as well as creating works of his ...and more »
- At Oberon in Cambridge, club shows invite theatergoers to join in the fun - Wicked Local Falmouth
Wicked Local FalmouthAt Oberon in Cambridge, club shows invite theatergoers to join in the funWicked Local FalmouthIf you've ever wondered what your life might be like now if you'd actually acted on those childhood fantasies of running away and joining the circus, you may want to check out â€œMidnight at the Midway,â€ now at Oberon in Cambridge. â€œThe show joins the ...
- Hohenwald Daughters of the Confederacy meet - Columbia Daily Herald
Hohenwald Daughters of the Confederacy meetColumbia Daily HeraldKatie Thornton read the poem, The Confederate Flag, for Southern Poetry. At the close of the meeting, everyone held hands, singing â€œBlest Be the Tie That Binds.â€ For any information about this chapter's project or joining a daughter, contact Jeanell ...
- Dubai crown prince mourns brother's death through poetry - StepFeed
StepFeedDubai crown prince mourns brother's death through poetryStepFeed... of a heart attack Sunday at the age of 33. The poem was first posted on Twitter by Sheikh Hamdan himself, and has since been retweeted 33,000 times. The crown prince, who is known to dabble in poetry, attached an audio file of him reciting the sad ...and more »
- Dalai Lamaâ€™s 80th Birthday Invites Contemplation
Or in a strange way, it could be interpreted as an overall presence in noting the absence. Also see High Peaks Pure Earthâ€™s translation of a birthday poem to the Dalai Lama by Woeser, or an article from The New York Times recalling earlier coverage of ...
- Spirit of ecstasy
David Wheatley on the marriage of art and religious feeling in neglected poet David Jones's Wedding Poems David Jones (1895-1974) is one of the great neglected figures of modern British poetry. Poet, painter, engraver, calligrapher and a genuine 20th ...