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- Sahitya Akademi Awards announced for 24 languages, Tamil poet's family declines award
but the family of late Tamil poet Inqulab has decided not to accept the award. Inqulab, who was born as Shahul Hameed, won the Sahitya Akademi Award in Tamil for his collection of poems titled "Kaandhal Naatkal". "My father was not running behind any award.
- Poetry and choreography cellist enhance Julia Floberg's cello compositions
When Julia Floberg was five, she asked her mother, an amateur pianist, if she could play an instrument like her four older siblings. Her mother suggested the cello. Twenty-two years later, Floberg is still attached to that instrument at the hip and has ...
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- FOUR LARKS RETURNS TO THE GETTY VILLA TO PERFORM A NEW ADAPTATION OF THE OLDEST SURVIVING ANCIENT GREEK POETRY
The beautiful poems offer clues to the spiritual and cultural practices of the Greeks, where poetry, belief, and daily practice were intertwined. Passed down in fragments through varies translations, the ancient hymns were meant to be malleable.
- Cowboy poetry and music celebrated at annual event
Now weâ€™re bringing back our encore performers.â€ The three-day event kicks of Friday evening with an Open Mic Cowboy Poetry/Music event in the Grand View Park thatâ€™ll be free to the public, and a 9 p.m. Campfire Jam Session. The meat of the event is ...
- After years of his mother's guidance, Willie Herenton heads to Miami
Instead of traditional gifts for her birthday or Mother's Day, she asked her boys to memorize and recite poems from Rudyard Kipling or Langston ... her teaching methods at the self-named Herenton Christian Academy. She emphasized the importance of doing ...
- Wollongong Writers Festival a mix of free and ticketed events in 2017
Romance novels, poetry, memoirs, issues-based non-fiction, childrenâ€™s books, whatever genre you like to read itâ€™s covered in the Wollongong Writers Festival. The full program was unveiled on Friday with events free and ticketed events beginning in ...
- Poems in the Air around national park in England
If you are wandering lonely as a cloud around one national park in northern England you can now do so accompanied by a series of "Poems In the Air", as they're being called. It's a project bringing poetry to the people - accessed via an app on their phones.
- Black Lips
His poems have appeared in many literary journals of repute and ... The lips were always filled with darker shades of pink and the eyes with the darkest black. It made them look happy which felt like an accomplished mission during those days.
- Renowned Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson opens exhibition in Reykjavik
This is manifested in the opening work in the first of three durational performances. To Music, 2012, is based on Schoberâ€™s romantic poetry that suggests art may transport us all into a better world â€œwhen life's mad tumult wraps around me.â€
- Drawn back to Port; â€˜Wimpy Kidâ€™ author to headline annual Literary Festival
The Story of E.B. Whiteâ€ by Melissa Sweet (children ages 8 and up), Newburyport Public Library Program Room 2 p.m.: â€œLicensed by the Muse: James Matthew Wilson and Catherine Chandlerâ€ (poetry), Central Congregational Church Social Hall 2 p.m ...
- Here Come the Ecosexuals
Ecosexuals do not just have erotic feelings about the earth ... We embrace the revolutionary tactics of art, music, poetry, humor, and sex. We work and play tirelessly for Earth justice and global peace. Bombs hurt." Ecosexuals also hold annual ...
- Comics vs Poets II: Age of Mediocrity
But this isnâ€™t your stereotypical poetry recital with a hopeless romantic rhythmically speaking their heart out to you. Poets will compete for your heart and comedians will compete for your laughs at this two-way, dynamic event: Comics vs Poets II ...
- I Am A Child...Your Child - Poem by Jim Yerman
then listen to me for a momentâ€¦there are some things I'd like you to know. The time I am a child is shortâ€¦it only lasts a while. I learn how to be happy from youâ€¦I learn how to smile from your smile. As my parents you were my giftâ€¦as I was a gift ...
- My Writing And Reading Life: Jonathan London, Author of Duck and Hippo in the Rainstorm
When I have free quiet time I like to curl up with a book. I mostly read kids books and adult novels, (sometimes poetry, too). Good books invite me into new worldsâ€”if even just for a moment. I read every day and every chance I get. I wrote DUCK AND HIPPO ...