Tag Archives: Robert Hass

Poetry in the news…

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And The Winners Are…

http://www.poets.org/poetsorg/stanza/academy-american-poets-announces-recipients-2014-american-poets-prizes

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The Poetry and Prophecy of Edgar Allan Poe

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/oliver-tearle/the-poetry-and-prophecy-o_b_5699435.html

Hebridean poet wins UK’s richest poetry prize with debut collection

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/aug/17/hebridean-poet-wins-uks-richest-poetry-prize-with-debut-collection

Post, Simin Behbahani

Simin Behbahani, celebrated poet known as the ‘lioness of Iran,’ dies at 87

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/simin-behbahani-celebrated-poet-known-as-the-lioness-of-iran-dies-at-87/2014/08/23/7438fbda-28b9-11e4-958c-268a320a60ce_story.html

Scott Andrew Christensen’s poetry sings simply

http://thechronicleherald.ca/books/1231778-scott-andrew-christensen-s-poetry-sings-simply

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Remembering UR Ananthamurthy: The literary icon who took a stand against Modi

http://www.firstpost.com/living/ur-ananthamurthy-pioneer-kannada-literatures-navya-movement-1677817.html

Nevadan poets making a mark on literary community

http://www.reviewjournal.com/news/nevada/nevadan-poets-making-mark-literary-community

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Giant of Turkish poetry remembered on 100th birthday

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/giant-of-turkish-poetry-remembered-on-100th-birthday.aspx?pageID=238&nID=70931&NewsCatID=386

Lackawanna Valley Digital Archives – History of Poets

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The Lackawanna Valley Digital Archives have made available videos of a number of poets reading at the Scranton Public Library . These poets visited Scranton from the late 1970s through the 1990s and were filmed as part of the Friends of the Scranton Public Library Poetry Series. You can watch poets such as CK Williams, Belle Waring, Bruce Weigi, Elaine Terranova, Susan Stewart, Henry Taylor, Gerald Stern, Gary Snyder,William Stafford, Charles Simic, Len Roberts, Susan Ray, David Ray, Jean Pearson, Carol Oles, Naomi Shihab Nye, W.S. Merwin, Heather McHugh, William Matthews, Thomas lux, Etheridge Knight, Galway Kinnel, Paul Kelly, Collette Hiestand, Willian Heyen, Emon Greenan, Michael Heller, Robert Hass, Carolyn Forsche, Tess Gallagher, Lawerence Ferlingetti, Lynn Emanuel, W.D. Earhart, Cornilius Eady, Jim Daniels, Stephen Dunn, Robert Creeley, Gerald Constanzo, William Bonk, Robert Bly, Marvin Bell and Dennis Brutus.  If you click the link, scroll down and you will see the wide array of poets reading made available.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCR2vj6m_V0K0xkOBAEE74sg