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 Poetry Open Mic: IN-The Bartholomew County Writer's Group invites you to bring your favorite poem to read and share. Poetry can be your own or your favorite author's poetry.

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 Burns Night in Newcastle: Our top 10 Burns Night events: UK-It's time to tuck into haggis, down a wee dram and recite some poetry as we celebrate the birthday of famous poet Rabbie Burns Burns Night is now just a few days and if you haven't yet made any pla...
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 Appleton accepting entries for sidewalk poetry program: The city is accepting entries for the sidewalk poetry program. It's open to city of Appleton residents and Appleton Area School District studentsRead More...
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 Woman finds poetry in battle with brain cancer: In verse, Kaufman has picked apart her relationships and described her desires. She has written about cancers as pregnancies. About life passing her by. "My brain is handcuffed to a chair," she not...
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 10 homepages that teach something new every time you open a tab: Ideal for anyone who wants to read more poetry but can't find the time, this will bring you an original, previously unpublished poem on weekdays and classic poems on weekends.Read More...
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 D. A. Powell's Unruly Elegies: Powell, who is gay and H.I.V.-positive, published “Tea,” his first collection, in 1998, while the United States was still in the throes of its AIDS epidemic. In his five books of poetry—most rec...
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 Poet laureate adds another dimension to the Somers Point arts scene: Officials took another step toward proving that the arts have a home here when Maria Provenzano was introduced as the city's first poet laureate at the Jan. 5 reorganization meeting. Provenzano, 26, i...
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 A Guide To Spoken Word Nights In London: The days of stuffy, pretentious performance poetry in empty hipster cafés are long gone. The contemporary spoken word scene is dynamic, playful and far from dull. This oft misunderstood medium is an ...
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 Poetry workshop in Palatine Feb. 14: The Northwest Cultural Council will hold its Second Saturday Poetry Workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Palatine Public Library, 700 N. North Court, Palatine. Poet Deborah Nodler Ro...
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 Let's Write a Sestina: The sestina, a verse form dating back to the Middle Ages, consists of 39 lines divided into seven stanzas: six containing six lines each and a concluding triplet. With its intricate rules, the form ma...
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 Baker Central School students get published - CO: Poetry News: Classmates thought they were just doing regular class work. But Frink submitted 72 student poems to a Celebration of Poetry on Dec. 19. Forty of those poems will appear in the 2014 fall e...
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 Poetry is alive at upcoming Palm Beach Poetry Festival: CA- Jan. 23's "Ballet's Child" is a mix of poetry and performance art, part of this year's Palm Beach Poetry Festival. Photo: Courtesy of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival.

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 Quantifying Prosodic Variability in Middle English Alliterative Poetry: Interest in the mathematical structure of poetry dates back to at least the 19th century: after retiring from his mathematics position, J. J. Sylvester wrote a book on prosody called $The Laws of Vers...
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 David Harsent, thriller-poet: This week, British writer David Harsent won the T.S. Eliot Prize, one of the world’s great poetry awards, for “Fire Songs,” his 11th collection.comments?

 Bridport Prize writers have a deadline of May: BRIDPORT: Budding writers have until May 31 to submit their entries for this year’s prestigious Bridport Prize. Their poems, short stories, flash fiction and first novel chapters will be judged b...
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 Preston care home provides the inspiration for new poetry book: A Preston care home has provided the inspiration for a new book of poems and interviews.comments?

 Tomaz Salamun is a sphere rushing through the air.*: Late in 2014, master avant garde Slovenian poet Tomaž Šalamun passed away at his home in Ljubljana. During his life, he published 30 books of poetry, and was honored with the Prešeren Fund Prize, t...
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 English poet Les Barker begins the year of folk and roots in Lothersdale: English poet Les Barker begins the year of folk and roots in Lothersdale...
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 What is Burns Night and when is it being celebrated this year?: 25Tth of January is Burns night. Why and how is it celebrated. Find out more....
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 Satirical cartoonist and poet to give reading at Teesside University in Middlesb: Visual journalist and award-winning cartoonist Martin Rowson, who contributes drawings to The Guardian, The Independent on Sunday and The Daily Mirror, will be exhibiting his work in the university’...
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 MB - Conlin exhibit opening at AGSM: Poetry News: Playing selections from her newest album, "Burning Delight," with Leanne Zacharias and Alex McMaster. "Burning Daylight" is a poetry collection and song cycle drawing together the Yukon G...
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 Book review: Poems by Iain Banks and Ken Macleod: When I interviewed Iain Banks shortly before his death in 2013, I was surprised that most of his creative energies were devoted to “fettling” his poetry. comments?

 Join in with Burns Night celebration in Warndon Villages: Poetry News: There will be a traditional meal of haggis, turnips and mashed potatoes along with poetry, song, music and dancing at the church in St Nicholas Lane to mark the annual Scottish celebratio...
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 Yara Arts Group's Dark Night Bright Stars Runs 2/20-3/8 at La MaMa: "Dark Night Bright Stars" by Yara Arts Group, directed by Virlana Tkacz, recreates the meeting of Taras Shevchenko (1814-1861), the great Ukrainian poet and painter, and Ira Aldridge (1807-1867), the ...
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