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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

 

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Free Mohammed al-Ajami

https://foxchasereview.wordpress.com/2015/01/01/free-mohammed-al-ajami-2/

PEN and Amnesty call for release of imprisoned poet Mohammed al-Ajami

http://www.todayszaman.com/anasayfa_pen-and-amnesty-call-for-release-of-imprisoned-poet-mohammed-al-ajami_373614.html

Poet Jane Hirshfield On How To Read Poetry And Restore ‘Amazement’

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/03/20/jane-hirshfield-poetry_n_6896864.html

Dante’s biggest fans? The ‘poet of popes’ and his legacy at the Vatican

http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/dantes-biggest-fans-the-poet-of-popes-and-his-legacy-at-the-vatican-91019/

Poetic injustice: The plight of persecuted women poets

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/poetic-injustice-plight-persecuted-women-poets-1492874

The poet Nikki Giovanni talks about sea turtles and space travel

http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-banks-nikki-giovanni-20150317-column.html

The poet as ‘strategic’ ironist

http://fortnightlyreview.co.uk/2015/03/poetry-stylistic-irony/

World Poetry Day 2015

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/world-poetry-day-2015/article7015417.ece

Poetry of Sorrow and Hope

http://www.counterpunch.org/2015/03/19/poetry-of-sorrow-and-hope/

 

Poetry in the News

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Ancient poetry connects with modern society

http://utdailybeacon.com/news/2015/feb/20/ancient-poetry-connects-modern-society/

New African poetry finds voice on the Web

http://www.frostillustrated.com/2015/new-african-poetry-finds-voice-web/

Best new poetry for February

http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/best-new-poetry-for-february/2015/02/17/670a4428-b22f-11e4-827f-93f454140e2b_story.html

Confronting Israel in poetry

http://www.jewishjournal.com/culture/article/confronting_israel_in_poetry

The Autumn House Anthology of Contemporary American Poetry’: top-notch

http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/books/2015/02/22/The-Autumn-House-Anthology-of-Contemporary-American-Poetry-top-notch/stories/201502220027

Empowering Poetry

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/empowering-poetry/article6916770.ece

In Boston’s snowpocalypse, some find inspiration

http://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/2015/02/21/the-poetry-boston-snowfall/maV2CoJKQfkbFAAdnh08tL/story.html

Poetry in the News

Langston Hughes Poetry Center

Allen University formally opens its Langston Hughes Poetry House

http://www.thestate.com/2015/01/29/3958252/allen-university-formally-opens.html 

Resurrections, Do-Overs, And Second Lives: A 2015 Poetry Preview

http://www.npr.org/2015/01/17/377189644/resurrections-do-overs-and-second-lives-a-2015-poetry-preview

Poetry Now shortlist for best single volume by Irish poet

http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/poetry-now-shortlist-for-best-single-volume-by-irish-poet-1.2085945

Poetry is well and truly in the margins – will it ever get out?

http://theconversation.com/poetry-is-well-and-truly-in-the-margins-will-it-ever-get-out-36318

Iraqi folk poets face criticism

http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2015/01/iraq-folk-poems-political-parties.html#

ANOTHER VIEW: Poetry is an art

http://www.barnstablepatriot.com/home2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=38319&Itemid=112

David Harsent wins TS Eliot prize for poetry for Fire Songs

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/jan/12/david-harsent-wins-ts-eliot-prize-poetry-fire-songs

 

Rick O’Shea: an unversed choice for RTÉ’s new poetry show

http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/tv-radio-web/rick-o-shea-an-unversed-choice-for-rt%C3%A9-s-new-poetry-show-1.2074099

Paintings, poetry mark Nilambur Balan remembrance

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/kozhikode/paintings-poetry-mark-nilambur-balan-remembrance/article6844464.ece

Two television shows, one goal – to revive Arabic poetry

http://www.thenational.ae/arts-lifestyle/television/two-television-shows-one-goal–to-revive-arabic-poetry

American life in poetry

http://amestrib.com/opinion/american-life-poetry-3

Arundhathi Subramaniam wins poetry prize

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/arundhathi-subramaniam-wins-poetry-prize-at-jaipur-lit-fest/article6819441.ece

Poetry in the News

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Black History Month Musings: on Langston Hughes and the ‘Best New Poets’

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/terry-m-blackhawk-phd/black-history-month-musings_b_4751058.html

 Poet Dana Gioia reconciles art and religion

http://yaledailynews.com/blog/2014/02/12/poet-reconciles-art-and-religion/

 In ‘Poetry,’ The Story Of An African-American Military Family

http://www.npr.org/2014/02/08/272654805/in-poetry-the-story-of-an-african-american-military-family

Poetry Profiles: New Directions

http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/02/10/poetry-profiles-new-directions/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0

Review: Poetry Gone Wild: Psychedelic Norway

http://www.thelmagazine.com/newyork/poetry-gone-wild-psychedelic-norway/Content?oid=2346022

Hinged on poetry

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/hinged-on-poetry/article5673540.ece

Arundhathi Subramaniam

Poet Arundhathi Subramaniam. Photo by K. Bhagya Prakash

Arundhathi Subramaniam on the inconsequentiality of a poet

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/nxg/enjoy-your-inconsequentiality/article5473967.ece