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Poetry and Poets in the News

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Oxford poetry needs to broaden its accent

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/jun/01/oxford-poetry-needs-to-broaden-its-accent-wole-soyinka-simon-armitage

Dread of literary parties led Philip Larkin to shun Oxford poetry professorship

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/jun/01/philip-larkins-refusal-of-oxford-poetry-professor-nomination-discovered

Schild finalist for poetry award

http://www.winonapost.com/Article/ArticleID/44431/Schild-finalist-for-poetry-award

Poet Terrance Hayes On ‘The Poetics Of Liquid’

http://kuow.org/post/poet-terrance-hayes-poetics-liquid

Olivia Gatwood Poetry Video Goes Viral

http://www.adweek.com/galleycat/olivia-gatwood-poetry-video-goes-viral/104166

Louise Glück awarded Gold Medal for Poetry

http://news.yale.edu/2015/05/29/louise-gl-ck-awarded-gold-medal-poetry

An evening of poetry

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/an-evening-of-poetry/article7264768.ece

OPERA REVIEW: Whitman’s poetry shadows Matthew Aucoin’s ‘Crossing’

http://www.patriotledger.com/article/20150601/ENTERTAINMENT

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The Prison House of Post-Internet Poetry: A Critical Look at the Poetry of the New Museum’s Triennial

http://hyperallergic.com/204402/the-prison-house-of-post-internet-poetry-a-critical-look-at-the-poetry-of-the-new-museums-triennial/

Caution: World-Changing Poetry at Work

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/05/25/caution-world-changing-poetry-at-work.html

Exploring the last Mughal’s poetry as it intertwined with his life

http://www.hindustantimes.com/art/exploring-the-last-mughal-s-poetry-as-it-intertwined-with-his-life/article1-1353232.aspx

What Poet Robinson Jeffers Can Teach Christians

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/reverend-dr-malcolm-clemens-young/what-poet-robinson-jeffer_b_7472746.html

Church opens its archive on poet WB Yeats

http://www.newsletter.co.uk/news/church-opens-its-archive-on-poet-wb-yeats-1-6774363

No foul play in death of Chilean poet Neruda, researchers say

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/05/28/us-chile-neruda-idUSKBN0OD1QD20150528

Libyan poet wins international recognition

http://www.libyaherald.com/2015/05/29/libyan-poet-wins-international-recognition/#axzz3bunq25xd

Carl Sandburg Home preserves life of poet

http://www.greenvilleonline.com/story/news/local/2015/05/29/carl-sandburg-home-preserves-life-poet/28161273/

Poetry in the News…

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Queens poet remembers a love lost long ago through his heartfelt poetry

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/queens/97-year-old-poet-city-oldest-romantic-article-1.1928188

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Poet’s Notebook: Poetry & age

http://cltampa.com/dailyloaf/archives/2014/09/04/poets-notebook-poetry-and-age#.VAlCU_ldWR4

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Clive James poetry to Picador

http://www.thebookseller.com/news/clive-james-poetry-picador.html

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Q&A: Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Natasha Trethewey’s ‘Native Guard’ premieres at Alliance Theatre

http://www.atlantamagazine.com/news-culture-articles/q-a-pulitzer-prize-winning-poet-natasha-tretheweys-native-guard-premieres-at-alliance-theatre/

 Hear Me Writing On The Sea

http://expressmilwaukee.com/article-permalink-23900.html

Seamus Heaney honoured with ‘Poetry House’ in hometown of Bellaghy

http://www.thejournal.ie/seamus-heaney-events-bellaghy-anniversary-1647453-Aug2014/

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‘I Am Optimistic About Both Poetry And Humanity’

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/I-Am-Optimistic-About-Both-Poetry-And-Humanity/291878

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Where Have All The Poets Gone?

http://www.npr.org/2014/09/05/344088108/where-have-all-the-poets-gone

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A review of Wendy Scott’s poetry collection Soon I Will Build An Ark

http://www.pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/a-review-of-wendy-scotts-poetry-collection-soon-i-will-build-an-ark/Content?oid=1771284

Poets/Poetry in the News

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Remembering Boston’s ‘pure poet’

http://www.patriotledger.com/blogs/bookmarks/x1086419120/Remembering-Boston-s-pure-poet?rssfeed=true

Festival’s 10th year to feature poetry ‘rock stars’

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/palm-beach/delray-beach/fl-drf-poetry-0108-20140108,0,421745.story?track=rss

Canada names Michel Pleau as new parliamentary poet laureate

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/canada-names-new-parliamentary-poet-laureate/article16234278/

Cowboy poet shares gift as often as possible

http://www.idahopress.com/extra/seniors/cowboy-poet-shares-gift-as-often-as-possible/article_8d41788e-75c5-11e3-bfff-0019bb2963f4.html

“We Will No Longer Stay Silent to This Classism”: NYC Youth Poet Laureate Ramya Ramana

http://www.democracynow.org/2014/1/2/we_will_no_longer_stay_silent

Antarctica’s Poet-in-Residence

http://climatedesk.org/2014/01/antarcticas-poet-in-residence/

Kentucky poet Jeff Worley talks about his art and craft

http://tomeblen.bloginky.com/2014/01/01/kentucky-poet-jeff-worley-talks-about-his-art-and-craft/