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Brownstone Poets presents Michael Broder and Richard Loranger at Park ...

See all stories on this topicNY-Brownstone Poets presents Michael Broder and Richard Loranger, Saturday, October 4 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Enjoy the varied menu at this affordable family-run diner while listening to great poetry.

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 Griffin nominee wants poetry to be relevant: He does endorse the idea of making poetry more relevant to the modern world, something he says was lost in the 20th Century when it was "co-opted by academies and institutions." "We became erudite and...
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 Obituary: Mafika Pascal Gwala's poetry 'a powerful force': South Africa lost one of its finest poets, Mafika Pascal Gwala (67), when he passed on Sunday. The poet, born in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal, was known for his writings in both in English and Zulu and his ...
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 Wetherby pupil wins national poetry competition: Wetherby High School pupil Emily Wilson was victorious in verse last week after winning a national school poetry competition run by e learning technology company Webanywhere and judged by the Yorkshir...
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 Netroots Radio Presents "Letter from America by Will McLeod" PodCast: The latest podcast from NetRoots Radio, "Letters from America" is up at DailyKos. along with reviews of poetry, etc. ... the woofers, puts a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop. Voices and Soul ap...
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 IE - Poetry at Failte Centre in Burtonport: North West Words are staging a fundraising event at and for the Failte Centre in Burtonport tomorrow night (Friday September 12th). Included in a packed evening of poetry, music and storytelling is th...
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 Aquinas College Launches Writers Series: Bestselling author and spoken word poet Sarah Kay is one of four speakers who will be presenting during the 17th season of Aquinas College's Contemporary Writers Series program. This year the lineup a...
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 Sunday Poem at Duke City Fix: Meet poetic activist CAConrad through the words of blogger DitchRider. A 2014 Lannan Fellow, a 2013 MacDowell Fellow, and a 2011 Pew Fellow, he also conducts workshops on (Soma)tic poetry and Ecopoet...
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 MA - Poet Sharon Olds will read at the Mount: Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Sharon Olds will be reading selections from her work at The Mount, Lenox, MA, Friday, Sept 12 at 7 p.m.



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 Passion, Power, and Paper Bag Poetry Books: An Afternoon with A.K. Toney: From La Bloga, one of the best interviews we've seen about a poetry program for youth. Read about the Reading is Poetry program, poet A.K. Toney and his concept of Paper Bag poetry books. Are there si...
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 Voodoo Jazz Poetry Night Open Mic: LA- New Orleans Voodoo jazz poetry open mic WELCOME all poets and lovers of poetry/spoken word to Msaniart Gallery's first community event to bring the people of New Orleans together!! On Friday, S...
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 GA - Black Men: Naked Truth One-Man Show: Performer and community leader Devin T. Robinson known as Egypt will perform his one-man show Black Men: Naked Truth on Saturday, October 4, 2014 in Clarkston, GA. Egypt uses a unique form of acting ...
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 Columbus Student Brings Understanding About ADHD Through Poetry: This 16yo boy's award winning poem, introduces us to understand what is like to have ADHD....
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 IS poem promises virgins for all: The New York Post reports that one of the messages between Mehanna and Abousamra was a 2008 poem written by Mehanna, describing the afterlife for a holy warrior. The ode, which includes the promise...
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 Stephen King Speaks Out: "My Father's Poetry": The great teller of supernatural horror stories speaks out on the inspirational poetry written by his father stating that he "admires my father's poetry." comments?

 East Coast Writers' Guild Offers Memoir as Poetry Workshop Starting Sept. 22: Registration has begun for the new offering in the Rehoboth Beach Writers’ Guild’s ongoing poetry classes. Memoir as Poetry will be held Mondays from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. starting Sept. 22. Th...
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 Robert Lee Brewer's Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 279: Each week, Writer's Digest poetry editor supplies a poetry prompt to his readers and invites them to share their responses in the comments to his blog post. This week's prompt: "For this week’s prom...
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 New book 'Entre Deux Eux' is collection of inspired poetry: CAMBRIDGE, England – Author Andrew Zolnai has written a collection of poetry in his new book, “Entre deux Eaux” (published by Xlibris UK). This collection of poems shows the author’s great pas...
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 Battle of the bush bards at Binalong in southern New South Wales: Bush bards from near and far gathered in Binalong, a small hamlet south west of Yass in New South Wales, to take part in the state's 2014 Bush Poetry championships.comments?

 Cornwall takes a turn for the verse: CORNWALL, Ontario - The words leap off the page and in your face. Try your hand at the energetic art form of slam poetry with twelve of the nation's leading competitive performers next week.comments?

 Line By Line, E-books Turn Poet-friendly: When John Ashbery, the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, first learned that the digital editions of his poetry looked nothing like the print version, he was stunned. There were no line breaks, and the stan...
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 Poem about World War I, by Attila the Stockbroker: This video is called Attila the Stockbroker – A Centenary War Poem For My Father Bill Baine, 1899 – 1968.comments?


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 Ono-no-Komachi Noh Performance Turns on Poetry: In Japan, they write entire plays about poetry, or so it seems from this review of "Omu Komachi (Komachi’s Parrot-Answer Poem)", a Noh performance event happening next week in Kyoto. The play exists...
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 Reading by Donna Baier Stein at Bernardsville Library: Meet Bernardsville author, poet and editor Donna Baier Stein at Bernardsville Public Library on Tuesday, September 23 at 7:00 pm. Ms. Stein will read from her collection of short stories, "Sympathetic...
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