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Current Poetic Events

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Current Poetic Events Winning Writers Announces the 12th Annual Tom Howard/Margaret Reid Poetry Contes
Posted by fogglethorpe on Thursday, July 24, 2014 (15:49:06)

Poetry News: Now in its 12th year, the international Tom Howard/Margaret Reid Poetry Contest will award $1,000 for a poem in any style and $1,000 for a poem that rhymes or has a traditional style.

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Current Poetic Events Going Out Guide for the District of Columbia, July 24-30, 2014
Posted by fogglethorpe on Thursday, July 24, 2014 (15:32:42)

Capital Fringe Festival The huge annual performing arts festival continues through Sunday. Highlights include “Mandarin Orange,” Kate Robards’s one-woman comedy about her travels to Shanghai (Thursday at 6 p.m., Saturday at 10 p.m. Caos on F, 923 F St. NW); Pussy Rep’s “That Kind of Girl,” a collection of sketch comedy, poetry and dance about accepted and rejected female stereotypes..

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Current Poetic Events CT- Disco & Poetry Today at Wilton Library
Posted by fogglethorpe on Thursday, July 24, 2014 (15:19:55)

The Wilton Public Library has lots of fun in store today with two special programs: Summer Poetry with Judson Scruton Thursday, July 24 & 31, 10:30 - noon Judson Scruton leads this 4-part Summer Poetry Series exploring Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winning poet Mary Oliver on July 24..

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Current Poetic Events Bookstock (July 25-27) Promotes Regional Publishers And Authors
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 (15:06:19)

In addition to bringing nationally renowned poets and writers to Woodstock, the Bookstock Literary Festival promotes the homegrown literacy culture of Vermont and northern New England..

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Current Poetic Events IL- Brother-sister duo April Fools blends music, spoken word
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 (14:58:33)

Kristiana Colon and Damon Williams blend spoken word, hip-hop music and comedy in the Ignition Festival of New Plays..

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Current Poetic Events MA - Books & Poetry
Posted by wordsmithwannabe on Saturday, July 19, 2014 (07:30:00)

Poetry News: Wilks Library: Book club meets every third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.; Will host a monthly writers' group on the first Thursday of every month from 6-7 p.m. All writers welcome, no matter their experience.

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Current Poetic Events UK- Hero's daughter will pay poetic tribute to fallen soldiers
Posted by fogglethorpe on Thursday, July 17, 2014 (16:38:09)

Ginalee Brownson will recite My Country - about life on the frontline - at a special service in Durham Cathedral during a weekend of commemorative events in the city..

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Current Poetic Events PA- Youth poetry festival
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 (14:38:12)

Youth poetry festival: The Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam Festival kicks off tonight, bringing hundreds of young poets from across the nation to Philadelphia. It's the first time the city has hosted the event..

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Current Poetic Events Maryland author Richard Seldin will sign his book, "Pearls Beneath...
Posted by wordsmithwannabe on Monday, July 14, 2014 (07:00:00)

Poetry News: ... relationships can substantially improve. Kirkus Reviews has described the book as a "smart, unusual collection of poetry with honed, pleasant surprises." Poet Michaela Carter, has written of it: "In this duet the voices of brother and sister ...

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Current Poetic Events McBride brings music, food, and life to poetry
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 09, 2014 (14:34:47)

The former Poet Laureate of Bucks County has been twice nominated for a Pushcart Prize, was second-place winner of the international Ray Bradbury writing award, and both a finalist and runner-up for the Robert Fraser poetry prize - and she'll bring her enormous talent to the latest Writers Showcase at The Vintage on July 12..

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Current Poetic Events Entries Still Accepted for Cobb Library Poetry Contest
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 09, 2014 (14:25:13)

Poetry News: Young Cobb County residents with a flair for poetry are invited to submit entries to the Mary Ellen Wright Poetry Contest , co-sponsored by the Cobb Library Foundation and the Marietta Daily Journal.

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Current Poetic Events IL- 'Lecture, Argue, Proclaim, and Complain' at Napkin Poetry
Posted by fogglethorpe on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 (15:00:00)

It's a truism that much of the audience at any given literary reading will consist of other writers. The organizers of the Napkin Poetry reading series don't just acknowledge this--they force the issue, encouraging the audience to take part in the performance whether they're on the lineup or not..

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Current Poetic Events UK- Winchester Poetry Festival organisers take prose out and about
Posted by fogglethorpe on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 (14:10:23)

The four readings, entitled At One With Love, At One With Grief, feature Hampshire Poet 2014, Joan McGavin and Winchester poet Stephen Boyce (co-artistic director of the festival) plus two guest poets at each venue.

The tour will promote the Poetry Festival to be held on September 12-14..


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Current Poetic Events UK- Fen poets invited to step up to the mike in Wisbech
Posted by fogglethorpe on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 (14:07:30)

The Wisbech and Fenland Museum will be the setting for an evening of spoken word performance when it hosts an open mike night for budding poets, writers and storytellers..

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Current Poetic Events Four Denver-area poetry and book events for July 7-13
Posted by fogglethorpe on Tuesday, July 08, 2014 (13:47:16)

Two of Denver's prime slam teams -- the Minor Disturbance youth poets and Slam Nuba -- traditionally kick off national competition season by sharing a stage to try out their best material in front of an audience, which is asked to chip in a few bucks to help finance their respective travel costs..

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Current Poetic Events UK- Pints, poems and pork pies as poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy set to grace pub
Posted by fogglethorpe on Monday, July 07, 2014 (14:29:16)

The Scottish poet will begin the day running workshops at The Chase School before visiting The Lamb and Flag, The Tything at 7.30pm..

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Current Poetic Events Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art Announces Japanese-Inspired Summer Exhibi
Posted by fogglethorpe on Monday, July 07, 2014 (13:43:22)

MIDLAND, Mich- The Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art at Midland Center for the Arts presents five new exhibitions: "Forging the New Japan: Japanese Woodblock Prints from the Collection of Sheldon and Heather Siegel"

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Current Poetic Events CO - Poets to dedicate Little Free Library on Tuesday
Posted by wordsmithwannabe on Friday, July 04, 2014 (07:00:00)

Poetry News:

Maya Stein and Amy Tingle pose with a typewriter much like the two they'll take on a journey from Boulder to Wisconsin on Tuesday on a tandem bike.



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Current Poetic Events CO - Three poetry and book events for the week of June 30-July 6
Posted by wordsmithwannabe on Friday, July 04, 2014 (07:00:00)

Poetry News: ... Fourth of July holiday, when author tours take a break -- just like the rest of us. But in the meantime, we can hear poetry to raise a fist to, goof off literarally or see an art show that celebrates books and writers. Check 'em out. Veteran ...

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Current Poetic Events Join the Short Story Competition and Win a Kindle Fire
Posted by fogglethorpe on Thursday, July 03, 2014 (16:00:00)

Fastories.com is a writers hub for short stories. Both experienced and casual writers can reach multitude of readers through this platform. The website spreads word about new publications also. Fastories.com is hosting a competition for short story writers. Those who join the competition will have chance to win a Kindle Fire..

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Current Poetic Events Pints, poems and pork pies as poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy set to grace pub
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 02, 2014 (17:30:58)

Carol Ann will read her work to students at the Malvern school during a workshop to tie in with the students' current poetry writing on the theme of conflict and war. They have been asked to write poems about war for a competition..

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Current Poetic Events UK- Michael and Charlotte to star at Northwich Folk Club
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 02, 2014 (14:20:38)

Poetry News: Michael will be presenting a show entitled 'Beowulf's Boxer Shorts' which has been billed as 'the Heritage of English poetry stripped down to its rhythmic essentials'.

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Current Poetic Events UK- Packed programme for PENfro
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 02, 2014 (14:14:31)

The schedule for this year’s PENfro Book Festival is filling up fast. Saturday night headliners – former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and chaired bard Ceri Wyn Jones – have now been joined by many new and established writers on the three day programme. Tickets are on sale now through the PENfro website..

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Current Poetic Events Don't miss the Island's next Open Mic Poetry Night
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, July 02, 2014 (14:12:56)

The Island’s next Open Mic Poetry Night will be held on Thursday 10 July, from 8pm onwards, in the downstairs bar at the Bath & Bottle in Victoria Street, Douglas. Poets will have the chance to step up to the mic and share their work with an appreciative and very friendly audience..

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Current Poetic Events WA- 3 Minute Mic: Open Mic Poetry
Posted by fogglethorpe on Monday, June 30, 2014 (14:47:48)

Chris Cook will host and U. S. Children’s Poet Laureate (and Spokane resident) Kenn Nesbitt will be the guest reader for “Remember the Word.” He will be reading from the poetry of Hilaire Belloc and Laura E. Richards. “3 Minute Mic” always allows free speech and doesn’t censor content, so this is not a children’s event..

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