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Poets and Poetry in the News

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A poet thinks he was laid off after 40 years at Howard U., but he isn’t sure.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2015/04/07/a-poet-thinks-he-was-laid-off-after-40-years-at-howard-u-but-he-isnt-sure/

Postal Service Issuing Stamp To Honor Late Poet Maya Angelou Features Someone Else’s Quote

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/04/07/maya-angelou-stamp_n_7020084.html

At iHeART poetry night, diverse voices create unique poems

http://www.dailyuw.com/news/article_344d7fd6-ddaf-11e4-94b3-13eeead64623.html

American Life in Poetry

http://www.petoskeynews.com/news/community/american-life-in-poetry/article_cf488a67-af0a-541b-95c9-8f112133002e.html

Adonis bags Kumaran Asan World Prize for poetry

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/kozhikode/adonis-bags-kumaran-asan-world-prize-for-poetry/article7073431.ece

This Is Belgian Chocolate: Manifestations of Poetry

http://www.brooklynrail.org/2015/04/books/this-is-belgian-chocolate-manifestations-of-poetry

Andrew Motion radio programme wins Ted Hughes poetry award

http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-32160200

On Poetry: Poetry is more than just a month

http://www.record-eagle.com/news/lifestyles/on-poetry-poetry-is-more-than-just-a-month/article_28dc1a94-d2f5-59b8-a481-1c0467ba345e.html

April is Poetry Month, Part II

http://www.independent.com/news/2015/mar/31/april-poetry-month-part-ii/

On an overcast evening, Urdu poetry soars in Jashn-e-Bahar 2015

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/On-an-overcast-evening-Urdu-poetry-soars-in-Jashn-e-Bahar-2015/articleshow/46809710.cms

 

Poetry in the News…

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Ted Kooser On When Poetry Became So Inaccessible

http://kuow.org/post/ted-kooser-when-poetry-became-so-inaccessible

Remembering John Berryman, a Giant of American Poetry

http://www.newsweek.com/remembering-john-berryman-giant-american-poetry-274854

Edgar Allan Poe’s Feud With Boston? Nevermore

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/05/us/edgar-allan-poes-feud-with-boston-nevermore.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=LargeMediaHeadlineSum&

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Posters and poetry: Hong Kong protesters show their creativity

http://www.latimes.com/world/asia/la-fg-hong-kong-signs-20141004-story.html#page=1

Political poetry in Russia: 2011 – present

http://rbth.com/literature/2014/10/03/political_poetry_in_russia_2011_

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A Look at New York’s Poetry Brothel

http://observer.com/2014/09/a-look-at-new-yorks-poetry-brothel/

Tyler Knott Gregson’s Poetry Cracks Best-Seller Lists

http://online.wsj.com/articles/tyler-knott-gregsons-poetry-cracks-best-seller-lists-1411060387

Poetry Beyond the Edge of Time

http://www.newindianexpress.com/lifestyle/books/Poetry-Beyond-the-Edge-of-Time/2014/10/04/article2460400.ece

REMI RAJI: Why my poetry confronts autocracy

http://sunnewsonline.com/new/?p=84390

Poet Edward Hirsch grieves his late son with an elegy for ‘Gabriel’

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/poetry/edward-hirsch-grieves-son-gabriel/

Poetry in the News…

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Billy Collins: ‘When I start a poem, I assume the indifference of readers’

http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/billy-collins-when-i-start-a-poem-i-assume-the-indifference-of-readers-1.1891332

Out of the ordinary poetry

http://www.irishexaminer.com/lifestyle/features/out-of-the-ordinary-poetry-279437.html

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Vietnamese poetry collection to be published in US

http://www.thanhniennews.com/entertainment/vietnamese-poetry-collection-to-be-published-in-us-29663.html

More on North Carolina Poet Laureate

http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2014/08/01/5080801/final-thought-on-poetry.html#.U-2EkPldWR4

When poetry goes beyond the surface

http://rapidcityjournal.com/entertainment/columnists/steve-thorpe/ted-kooser-when-poetry-goes-beyond-the-surface/article_aaaa973a-62ba-5c31-adc4-adfe57f56c02.html

Calling Central New York Poets

http://www.posterproject.org/participate/index.php

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Through the eyes of a poet

http://bd.thedailystar.net/entertainment/through-the-eyes-of-a-poet-37146

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Why Bill Wolak thinks poetry can change the world

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/books/Why-Bill-Wolak-thinks-poetry-can-change-the-world/articleshow/40193355.cms

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Poet Amy Lowell revived at the Mount

http://www.berkshireeagle.com/berkshiresweek/ci_26328957/chasing-amy-lowell

Carol Ann Duffy, Poetry At The Palace

Poems, palaces and butts of sherry: exhibition brings poets laureate to life

http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2014/aug/06/poet-laureates-edinburgh-exhibition-dryden-duffy-sherry-butt

Poets and Poetry in the News

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Poet reads in Las Vegas Lounge

http://www.latimes.com/nation/great-reads/la-na-c1-las-vegas-poet-20140718-story.html#page=1

The poetry on Washington’s poet laureate’s shelf

http://crosscut.com/2014/07/18/books/120985/book-recommendation-elizabeth-austen-poet-laureate/

NC’s controversial poet laureate resigns

http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/07/17/4012769/ncs-disputed-poet-laureate-resigns.html

The price of pillow cleaners

http://rapidcityjournal.com/lifestyles/columnists/ted-kooser/american-life-in-poetry-the-price-of-pillow-cleaners/article_40f70082-d351-5ea0-9225-2ec9e717d8a0.html

Take Heart: A Conversation in Poetry

http://www.pressherald.com/2014/07/20/t-a-k-e-h-e-a-r-t-a-conversation-in-poetry-7/

Poet finds her work flows well from Hot Springs

http://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2014/jul/20/poet-finds-her-work-flows-well-hot-springs/?f=trilakes

Of forgotten poets: The elegist of Peshawar fights a lonely battle for his life

http://tribune.com.pk/story/738554/of-forgotten-poets-the-elegist-of-peshawar-fights-a-lonely-battle-for-his-life/

Noted cowboy poets to perform at Dangberg Historic Park

http://www.rgj.com/story/life/2014/07/20/noted-cowboy-poets-perform-dangberg-historic-park/12876943/

Are Too Many People Writing Poetry?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/julie-r-enszer/are-too-many-people-writi_b_5560772.html

Everybody Should Write Poetry

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/goodletters/2014/07/everybody-should-write-poetry/

Poetry in the News

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Poetry lovers fear its role in schools is in decline

http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/05/14/critics-call-new-school- 

Trethewey talks to students taking poetry beyond the page

http://news.emory.edu/stories/2014/05/upress_trethewey_pbs_final_install

My View: Gloucester’s underrated poets and poetry

http://www.gloucestertimes.com/opinion/x2117404314/My-View- 

UPenn ‘Writers House’ building recording studio for treasure trove of spoken poetry

http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/homepage-feature/item/68146-upenn-

Nuyorican Poet Willie Perdomo Chats About ‘The Essential Hits of Shorty Bon Bon’ and the Poetry Process

http://www.latinpost.com/articles/12761/20140519/nuyorican-poet-willie- 

AMERICAN LIFE IN POETRY: Straightforward language makes this poem

http://www.mywebtimes.com/life/american-life-in-poetry-straightforward-

The Great Poets’ Brawl of ’68

http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2014/apr/23/great-poets-brawl-68/

Poets and Poetry in the News

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TS Eliot Prize for Poetry 2013: Sinéad Morrissey

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/bookprizes/10569232/TS-Eliot-Prize-for-Poetry-2013-Sinead-Morrissey-wins.html

‘The Life and Poetry of Ted Kooser’ by Mary K. Stillwell

http://journalstar.com/entertainment/books/book-review-the-life-and-poetry-of-ted-kooser-by/article_7bc864fe-15b1-5ef3-a392-b9570dce074a.html

Perfume and poetry: the new romantic connection

http://fashion.telegraph.co.uk/beauty/news-features/TMG10568695/Perfume-and-poetry-the-new-romantic-connection.html

Poetry that Stirs up Emotions, Provokes Thought

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/Poetry-that-Stirs-up-Emotions-Provokes-Thought/2014/01/14/article1999768.ece1

Rafael Campo’s student physicians embrace poetry to hone art of healing

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/entertainment/jan-june14/poetry_01-09.html

Director of Poetry Ireland eyes up new abode for bards

http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/director-of-poetry-ireland-eyes-up-new-abode-for-bards-1.1651006

American Life In Poetry: Distinguishing Bottled Waters

http://www.yankton.net/life/article_c3259038-7cd8-11e3-9fd4-0019bb2963f4.html

Harvard Appoints Herbie Hancock Professor of Poetry

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/harvard-appoints-herbie-hancock-professor-of-poetry-20140110