Human Writes
Follow
Find
1.3K views | +0 today
Scooped by DrSophi
onto Human Writes
Scoop.it!

Mining the astronomical literature -

Mining the astronomical literature - | Human Writes | Scoop.it
There is a huge debate right now about making academic literature freely accessible and moving toward open access. But what would be possible if people stopped talking about it and just dug in and got on with it?
more...
No comment yet.
Human Writes
Language Arts as the Human Politic
Curated by DrSophi
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

There's a place for genre fiction in literature - Napanee Guide

There's a place for genre fiction in literature - Napanee Guide | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Napanee Guide
There's a place for genre fiction in literature
Napanee Guide
Isabel Allende, a Chilean author who primarily writes literary fiction with a touch of magical realism, has been a book club favourite for years.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Louisiana names its first French-language poet laureate - Shreveport Times

Louisiana names its first French-language poet laureate - Shreveport Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Louisiana names its first French-language poet laureate
Shreveport Times
Richard was selected for the honorary two-year post (2014-2016) for his outstanding contributions in the field of poetry.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Coco Maria: Photography & Poetry

Coco Maria: Photography & Poetry | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Last Tuesday, I went into the city to go to a cool reading called Photography & Poetry. Now that I'm not in school anymore for the time being, and no one is forcing me to read a book of poetry per week and write one poem per ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Writing in prison - KIMT

Writing in prison - KIMT | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Writing in prison
KIMT
19 mins ago. It's an issue that is pretty black or white for many people. Writing in prison. 24 mins ago.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Edward White's 'The Tastemaker: Carl Van Vechten and the Birth of Modern ... - Washington Post

Edward White's 'The Tastemaker: Carl Van Vechten and the Birth of Modern ... - Washington Post | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Edward White's 'The Tastemaker: Carl Van Vechten and the Birth of Modern ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

A Mighty Conundrum: A Controversy Over Writing For Free - Babble

A Mighty Conundrum: A Controversy Over Writing For Free - Babble | Human Writes | Scoop.it
A Mighty Conundrum: A Controversy Over Writing For Free
Babble
When I started blogging a decade ago, I didn't consider myself a professional writer, although writing had been a big part of my work in marketing and public relations.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

My View: Poet John Ronan - Gloucester Daily Times

My View: Poet John Ronan - Gloucester Daily Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
My View: Poet John Ronan
Gloucester Daily Times
You may have read Longfellow's “The Wreck of the Hesperus” in high school, and if you went to Gloucester High School, some of Olson's “The Maximus” Poems.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Artist Haku Maki's prints illustrate interpreted poetry - Centre Daily Times

Artist Haku Maki's prints illustrate interpreted poetry - Centre Daily Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Centre Daily Times Artist Haku Maki's prints illustrate interpreted poetry Centre Daily Times The Bellefonte Art Museum for Centre County embraces its reputation for celebrating multicultural artists with “Interpreting Poetry,” an exhibit of...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Elizabeth Browning's 208th birthday: Google Doodle marks Victorian poet's ... - The Independent

Elizabeth Browning's 208th birthday: Google Doodle marks Victorian poet's ... - The Independent | Human Writes | Scoop.it
The Independent
Elizabeth Browning's 208th birthday: Google Doodle marks Victorian poet's ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

A new literary and arts magazine by vets

A new literary and arts magazine by vets | Human Writes | Scoop.it
It is called the Pass in Review, and it is worth reading. Check it out. Lovely photography, too. And it isn't all written by embittered junior officers. (We were debating over dinner the other night in Austin about whether that last ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Visiting slam poet gives workshop on 'identity and definitions' - Binghamton University Pipe Dream

Visiting slam poet gives workshop on 'identity and definitions' - Binghamton University Pipe Dream | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Binghamton University Pipe Dream Visiting slam poet gives workshop on 'identity and definitions' Binghamton University Pipe Dream Michael Contegni/ Staff Writer Anthony Ragler, a nationally acclaimed poet, shares his experiences as a writer and...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Literature Trumps Terrorism in Pakistan: Lahore Literary Festival, 2014 - Huffington Post

Literature Trumps Terrorism in Pakistan: Lahore Literary Festival, 2014 - Huffington Post | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Literature Trumps Terrorism in Pakistan: Lahore Literary Festival, 2014 Huffington Post Emerging from the lap of it's thousand year glory, the city of Lahore has given its people something other than terrorism and inflation to think about:...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Get Your Hands Dirty At The Minnesota Center For Book Arts - CBS Local

Get Your Hands Dirty At The Minnesota Center For Book Arts - CBS Local | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Get Your Hands Dirty At The Minnesota Center For Book Arts
CBS Local
Our latest adventure encourages you to get your hands dirty with some printmaking through the Minnesota Center for Book Arts in Minneapolis, which offers a full slate of classes.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Top teen poets to compete in poetry slam - Alabama's News Leader

Top teen poets to compete in poetry slam - Alabama's News Leader | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Top teen poets to compete in poetry slam
Alabama's News Leader
The Birmingham Public Library will host a Poetry Slam April 6, 2014, and the top teen poets in our area will compete.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

In its 9th year, Poetry Out Loud contest nurtures love of written word - NJ.com

In its 9th year, Poetry Out Loud contest nurtures love of written word - NJ.com | Human Writes | Scoop.it
WMKY
In its 9th year, Poetry Out Loud contest nurtures love of written word
NJ.com
View/Post Comments.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Four Nigerian Poets Make World Poetry Anthology - THISDAY Live

Four Nigerian Poets Make World Poetry Anthology - THISDAY Live | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Four Nigerian Poets Make World Poetry Anthology
THISDAY Live
The works of four Nigerian poets have been chosen for inclusion in a forthcoming publication titled The Second Genesis: An Anthology of Contemporary World Poetry.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Pacific Institute for Professional Writing Announces Weekend Workshops in Ojai - Santa Barbara Independent

Pacific Institute for Professional Writing Announces Weekend Workshops in Ojai - Santa Barbara Independent | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Pacific Institute for Professional Writing Announces Weekend Workshops in Ojai
Santa Barbara Independent
The Pacific Institute for Professional Writing (PIPW) announced a weekend workshop program for writers of fiction and nonfiction.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Elizabeth Barrett Browning: life as dramatic as her poetry - Telegraph.co.uk

Elizabeth Barrett Browning: life as dramatic as her poetry - Telegraph.co.uk | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk
Elizabeth Barrett Browning: life as dramatic as her poetry
Telegraph.co.uk
The drama of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's life has eclipsed the power of her poetry, but it was her poetry that created the drama in the first place.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Baffling Dictums: On the Rules of Writing - The Millions

Baffling Dictums: On the Rules of Writing - The Millions | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Baffling Dictums: On the Rules of Writing
The Millions
Ask any writer about the rules he's heard throughout the years, and he will be able to recite a litany as deeply embedded as the Lord's Prayer. Show, don't tell.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Writing classes offered - Lancaster Newspapers

Writing classes offered - Lancaster Newspapers | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Writing classes offered
Lancaster Newspapers
•A three-week workshop for adults, “Writing the Short Story,” will be held 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, March 25, April 8 and April 15.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Poetic outreach - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

Poetic outreach - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Poetic outreach
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
... Laureate Tami Haaland. Poet Tami Haaland, an English professor at Montana State University Billings, has been selected as the Montana Poet Laureate by the Montana Arts Council.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

'Bot or Not' Website challenges you to spot man or computer written poetry - Daily Mail

'Bot or Not' Website challenges you to spot man or computer written poetry - Daily Mail | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Daily Mail
'Bot or Not' Website challenges you to spot man or computer written poetry
Daily Mail
In the dark world of George Orwell 1984, the 'proles' are forced to read meaningless poetry written by a computer.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Learning to Write Simply | Minerva Rising Literary Journal

Learning to Write Simply | Minerva Rising Literary Journal | Human Writes | Scoop.it
For a man who didn't consider himself an artist, and who lived simply – enjoyed food, snapped pictures into his late years of all the things that caught his eye, took long walks in the evening to smell the air and have conversations with those he...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

A New Anthology of Baghdadi Poetry for Western Readers - Huffington Post

A New Anthology of Baghdadi Poetry for Western Readers - Huffington Post | Human Writes | Scoop.it
A New Anthology of Baghdadi Poetry for Western Readers Huffington Post A vigorous yet densely complex poetic tradition has traced popular memories of this tumultuous history, and a small portion of that literature can be found in Baghdad: The City...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by DrSophi
Scoop.it!

Can you tell the difference between a human writer and a robot? - Washington Post (blog)

Can you tell the difference between a human writer and a robot? - Washington Post (blog) | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Can you tell the difference between a human writer and a robot?
Washington Post (blog)
Bot or Not is a simple game with an existentially complicated premise: Can you tell whether a short poem was written by an actual writer … or a machine?
more...
No comment yet.