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Current Poetic Events

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Current Poetic Events Poerty writing series starts at Warwick Library
Posted by Essex68 on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 (20:02:28)

Poetry News: ...UK- Public Library. On Wednesdays, Sept. 10 and 24 and Oct. 8, learn how to write haiku. This short style of Japanese poetry uses 17 syllables to express simple but striking experiences. Discover how to use detail, rhythm and tone to create haiku. Bring ...

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Current Poetic Events Emanuel Zevallos Shares His Story Through Upcoming Book Launch of '25 Catholic M
Posted by Essex68 on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 (16:38:04)

Poetry News: ... The full story behind the book is interesting in its own right. From the time Emanuel was a very young man, he wrote poetry that included serious inquiries about the nature of God and the universe. His family misunderstood the nature of his poetry ...

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Current Poetic Events Poetry Champion: Ben Norris will perform at the Mouth and Music event in Kidderm
Posted by Essex68 on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 (09:21:06)

Poetry News: ... rminster at the earlier time of 7.30pm, has a theme this month of "Crabbed Age and Youth". Ben Norris, a UK All-Stars Poetry Slam champion, will headline the show while hosts Sarah Tamar and Heather Wastie will perform poems and songs about dementia.

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Current Poetic Events CA - Award-winning Cuban poet shares memories of Communist state
Posted by chameleon on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 (09:20:02)

In a time when strict social reforms led many members of her home country to flee to the United States, Nancy Morejón was a child, playing in the streets of Cuba. It was these scenes and a nationwide strive to work as hard as possible that inspired much of her future writing... A profile of poet Nancy Morejon, who will be reading at San Francisco State University's The Poetry Center Sept 4 @ 12:30 pm

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Current Poetic Events ME - Poetry Rocks @ WORKS, Searsport
Posted by chameleon on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 (09:06:09)

Sunday, September 7, starting at 2 p.m., Dave Morrison will present Poetry Rocks at WORKS, 21 E. Main Street, Searsport. Poetry Rocks is the poems of Dave Morrison crossing a rope bridge of simple guitar grooves. Poetry Rocks is not songs, and not exactly poems, but a new delivery system for poetry. Each piece is created from scratch for the audience in real time, so that each person has a distinct musical accompaniment. Each reading is unique.

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Current Poetic Events Things To Do In London: Tuesday 2 September 2014
Posted by Essex68 on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 (09:02:20)

Poetry News: ... 6.30pm THE BOOK CLUB : The multifunctional bar in Shoreditch hosts The Special Relationship , an evening of stories, poetry and films. Special guests are actress and writer Katy Wix, novelist Ben Fergusson and poet Philip Nanton. A 5+bf, prebook , ...

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Current Poetic Events Phoenix to host 2014 World Poetry Slam
Posted by Essex68 on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 (09:01:21)

Poetry News: AZ- Phoenix is welcoming 72 poets from around the world and countless fans to the 2014 Individual World Poetry Slam beginning Wednesday, October 8. The three-day competition and arts festival will include discussions, workshops, open mics, and poetry showcases made possible by the Arizona Humanities Council.

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Current Poetic Events Hailsham Festival is just around the corner for town
Posted by Essex68 on Tuesday, September 02, 2014 (08:59:53)

Poetry News: ... to remember. Festival highlights include the art trail, jazz and rock community choir, film festival and competition, poetry, art history, music, dance, workshops, children's sports show and a barn dance. The multicultural theme this year is India. ...

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Current Poetic Events 18th Poetry Africa International Festival in October
Posted by Essex68 on Monday, September 01, 2014 (09:53:14)

Poetry News: The Centre for Creative Arts , with principal funding from the City of Durban and the Department of Arts and Culture invites Durban's creative and undiscovered poets to take part in the festival Prelude Poets programme as part of the 18th Poetry Africa International Festival, taking place from 13-18 October 2014.

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Current Poetic Events Northeast Texas Poetry Reading scheduled for Sept. 5
Posted by Essex68 on Sunday, August 31, 2014 (18:02:15)

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How can one best answer that enduring question: where are you from? How is Northeast Texas unique? Does where we live even matter? These and other questions will be at stake at the Seventh Annual Northeast Texas Poetry Reading on Friday, Sept.



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Current Poetic Events U.S. Embassy's visiting Poet Tina Chang Public Readings - September 2014
Posted by Essex68 on Sunday, August 31, 2014 (07:06:42)

Poetry News: ... will showcase the diversity and modernity of American literature, as well as allow Ms. Chang to share her opinions on poetry's relevance and insight on her creative process. ( CLICK FOR BIGGER ) The U.S. Embassy to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean ...

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Current Poetic Events Book signings in Oklahoma
Posted by Essex68 on Sunday, August 31, 2014 (07:02:50)

Poetry News: ... of our collective human consciousness," according to the Full Circle website. Kerri Shadid will read from her newest poetry collection, "An Eclection: A Handmade Book of Poems," from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Corey D. Taylor will discuss and sign ...

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Current Poetic Events OR - 17 Things to Do and See in Portland, August 29-31
Posted by wordsmithwannabe on Saturday, August 30, 2014 (07:05:00)

Poetry News: ... 703-8525. 7-9 pm. Free. 21+. [BEERS] Tart, sour, and wild-if beer were people, it'd be the stuff of wistful poetry. Roscoe's is filling its taps with 14 different sours all weekend, from Gigantic's goofball strawberry rhubarb gose to Double ...

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Current Poetic Events OR - Oregon State Fair in Salem offers nostalgia
Posted by wordsmithwannabe on Saturday, August 30, 2014 (07:00:00)

Poetry News: ... taken over the years at the annual event. He remembers being the only writer there back in 1978, when he sat pushing poetry books, hoping for a sale. Now there are a handful of published writers taking up shop among the dozens of craft displays in ...

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Current Poetic Events Tim Keya s hilarious new show comes to Cardiff
Posted by Essex68 on Friday, August 29, 2014 (18:33:25)

Poetry News: ... No 9 and Newswipe with Charlie Brooker. Key has also had three books published, released a vinyl recording of his poetry and has written and presented three BBC Radio 4 documentaries. We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use ...

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Current Poetic Events Foursome to perform Poetry at The Station Bistro
Posted by Essex68 on Friday, August 29, 2014 (09:49:57)

Poetry News: Poetry at The Station Bistro presents the works of Dennis Caswell, David D. Horowitz, Judith Skillman and Michael Spence on Wednesday, Sept.

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Current Poetic Events Poet Nancy Mitchell to join Tom Horton at Sept. 13 ESWA meeting
Posted by Essex68 on Friday, August 29, 2014 (07:52:25)

Poetry News: ... Tom Horton will be the featured speaker. Mitchell, a Pushcart Prize 2012 recipient, is the author of two volumes of poetry, "The Near Surround" and "Grief Hut," and her poems have appeared in Poetry Daily and in national journals such as Agni and ...

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Current Poetic Events Winchester Poetry Festival to mark Great War outbreak
Posted by Essex68 on Thursday, August 28, 2014 (07:42:16)

Poetry News: THE outbreak of the First World War will be marked with a series of centenary events and readings at Winchester 's inaugural poetry festival.

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Current Poetic Events Poetry champion to headline Mouth and Music event
Posted by Essex68 on Thursday, August 28, 2014 (07:39:55)

Poetry News: ... rminster at the earlier time of 7.30pm, has a theme this month of "Crabbed Age and Youth". Ben Norris, a UK All-Stars Poetry Slam champion, will headline the show while hosts Sarah Tamar and Heather Wastie will perform poems and songs about dementia.

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Current Poetic Events 10:30 Magtymguly Pyragy's literary soiree takes place in Germany
Posted by Essex68 on Thursday, August 28, 2014 (07:37:52)

Poetry News: ... and literary critics made presentations on the life and work of the classic of the Turkmen literature. Magtymguly's poetry was recited. In addition, a concert was held. An exhibition of the poet's verse albums and books devoted to his life and ...

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Current Poetic Events Alameda calendar: Summer Beats Concert Series continues Aug. 30
Posted by Essex68 on Thursday, August 28, 2014 (07:37:00)

Poetry News: ... 510-747-7777, www.alamedafree.org Alameda Island Poets and Writers Meeting. Alameda Island Poets and Writers presents poetry and prose writer, spoken word performer, and visual artist Richard Loranger. Moderated by Nanette Bradley Deetz. Open mic ...

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Current Poetic Events London Book And Poetry Events: 28 August-3 September 2014
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 (14:17:37)

WRITING FOR TEENS: Maureen Johnson and Sarah Rees Brennan are at Waterstone’s Piccadilly to talk about their work for young adults and answer questions. £4/£3, prebook, 6.30pm GRAHAM SWIFT: Booker Prize winner Graham Swift is at Waterstone’s Hampstead to introduce his latest collection of short stories. England And Other Stories. £5/£3, prebook, 7pm

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Current Poetic Events CT- Three Wordsmiths At Booth Library, September 8
Posted by fogglethorpe on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 (14:16:31)

A poet, a raconteur and a performances artist walk into the library… while it sounds like the opening line for a joke, this will actually happen Monday, September 8, at 7 pm. Part of the 2014 Newtown Arts Festival, the event is “The 3 Wordsmiths,” and it will take place at C.H. Booth Library..

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Current Poetic Events Edmonds Literary Walk coming Sept. 13
Posted by Essex68 on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 (06:58:39)

Poetry News: ... 12:15 p.m. Presen t at the Hazel Miller Plaza. Kathleen Flenniken , former Washington State Poet Laureate, will read poetry. Walk participants will be invited to read poems written that morning. If you like what you are reading, please consider a ...

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Current Poetic Events Three-day-long performance combines Emily Dickinson with disco music
Posted by Essex68 on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 (06:58:06)

Poetry News: ... of their outer space set. Starting on Sept. 4, the Bushwick Starr theater will host a performance that combines the poetry of Emily Dickinson with a space-age aesthetic and disco music. "Emily Dickinson Outer Space!" will run non-stop for three days ...

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