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- Cork people will love this UCC commissioned video and poem to mark Culture Night
UCC have released a video to celebrate Cork's Culture Night and highlight the city's designation as one of eight EU cities â€˜idealâ€™ for culture. To mark the occasion the college commissioned film-maker Jason Keane and award-winning poet Doireann NÃ ...
- â€œLive Life In Reverse:â€ Wisdom Through Comedy
The most unfair thing about life is the way it ends. I mean, life is tough. It takes up a lot of your time. I think the life cycle is all backwards. You should die first; get it out of the way. Then you live in an old age home. You get kicked out when you ...
- Upcoming fest to celebrate the timeless glory of Urdu
The festival is organised by the Rekhta foundation, that curates the largest online repository of Urdu poetry in the world on www.rekhta.org.â€”IANS
- Campaign seeks a spot for haiku on UNESCOâ€™s Intangible Cultural Heritage list
Lovers of this form of poetry have now launched a campaign aiming to help get ... When Ito En Ltd. launched a haiku contest in 1989, the manufacturer of green tea products was surprised to receive many submissions composed in English, even though the ...
- Averse to Trump, America's poets fight back with words
America's leading poets are averse to Donald Trump, and they're not about to go gentle into that good night. Poetry slams and other literary events are being organized nationwide in the run-up to the president-elect's Jan. 20 inauguration. Some ...
- Researchers Used 'Up' to Teach AI How to Feel
As discussed in the blog post, the machine watched the infamously sad opening sequence from Up ... business and itâ€™s much more interested in AI as a profit-maker than as a poetry generator.
- Matejka's April 20 appearance among highlights of National Poetry Month
April is National Poetry Month, so Arts Illiana has planned several events ... Seventh and Poplar streets. Itâ€™s a free event, but advance registration is required. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Arts Illiana at 812-235-5007.
- Becca Gibbons wins Poetry Out Loud contest
RIDGELY â€” North Caroline High School recently held its annual Poetry Out Loud competition. The winner was Becca Gibbons, who will go on to represent NCHS at the regional semi-finals in February. Jade Pearl was second, and third place went to Sean Priest.
- Multitudes #3: Policing Black Art
Over the years I have subjected myself to neutralizing my Black art with the art of whitewashing. It is common for white poetry connoisseurs to whitewash my canvas with no regard of its worth. They respond to it, calling my art â€œraw, provocative ...
- Newtown Literary: Queens teens have the write stuff
Teenagers who are poets at heart, or who just love the art form, have an open invitation ... â€œTransforming the Mundane into Magic: Using Metaphor in Poetry and Prose.â€ It is open to teens ages 13 to 17, and will be taught by journalist Alex Radison ...
- Bloomfield College Alum, Asian-American Poet, Wins Prestigious Prize
His latest collection of poems, â€œBrooklyn Antediluvian,â€ won the 2017 Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize from the Academy of American Poets, an annual award given to the â€œmost outstanding book of poetryâ€ published in the United States in the previous year.
- Jalalpuri was a profound signature of secular tradition
He played himself in Madhuri Dixit starrer Dedh Ishqiya, too. Jalalpuri's demise closed a chapter in the history of Urdu poetry but he shall remain a shining star of Avadh culture. There were glowing tributes pouring from all corners recalling his ...
- Maine poet wins international prize for poem about dementia
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) â€” A Maine poet's endearing piece about her husband's dementia has won an international poetry award. The Press Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2pF07pR) that Lee Sharkey was presented with the Ballymaloe International Poetry Prize for ...
- Read Online The Cenci, and Other Poems (Classic Reprint) For Kindle
- Four Poems by Amjad Nasser
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