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Crimean Tatars: Publication Of Crimean Tatar Literature Book - UNPO

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Presentation of the book “Library of the Crimean Tatar literature”.
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6 Cool Ways to Overcome Writer’s Block

6 Cool Ways to Overcome Writer’s Block | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Want to write a bestselling novel? Or maybe you’re more the screenplay type that wants to go straight to Hollywood. Whatever your writing goals are, sometimes the biggest obstacles between them and you is a nasty case of writer’s block. How can you free up your creative
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Southwest Airlines opens unwelcome chapter: Writers on a plane

Southwest Airlines opens unwelcome chapter: Writers on a plane | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Just when you thought flying couldn’t get any more unpleasant comes this unwelcome bit of information: Southwest Airlines is introducing public readings in the air. According to Slate , an author named Eric Greitens, head of the veterans nonprofit organization The Mission Continues, read and answered questions about his new book “Resilience: Hard-Won Wisdom for Living a Better Life” last week on a Southwest flight from St. Louis to Washington, D.C.
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Patti Smith is still very serious, writing another book - A.V. Club (blog)

Patti Smith is still very serious, writing another book - A.V. Club (blog) | Human Writes | Scoop.it
If there’s one thing Patti Smith is known for, it’s defending the Twilight movies against haters. And if there’s a second thing Smith is known for, it’s guest-starring on Law And Order: Criminal Intent.
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Guenter Grass, Nobel literature laureate and author of 'The Tin Drum,' is dead - CNN

Guenter Grass, Nobel literature laureate and author of 'The Tin Drum,' is dead - CNN | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Günter Grass, Nobel literature laureate best known for his novel "The Tin Drum," has died, his publishing company said in a statement on its website.
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George RR Martin says rightwing lobby has 'broken' Hugo awards

George RR Martin says rightwing lobby has 'broken' Hugo awards | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Novelist says that group orchestrating readers’ votes for conservative ‘swashbuckling fun’ is trying to take ownership of the science fiction prizes
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Beloved British author Terry Pratchett dies aged 66

Beloved British author Terry Pratchett dies aged 66 | Human Writes | Scoop.it
British author Terry Pratchett, creator of the science fantasy Discworld novels, died on Thursday aged 66 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease, his publishers said.
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What Writing Has in Common With Happiness - The Atlantic

What Writing Has in Common With Happiness - The Atlantic | Human Writes | Scoop.it
The author Yasmina Reza says that Borges taught her fiction, like joy, is borne of mysterious, instinctual processes achieved in an unconscious state.
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How writing can help you reframe your life story and create a happy ending - Washington Post

How writing can help you reframe your life story and create a happy ending - Washington Post | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Timothy D. Wilson, a psychology professor and author or "Redirect: Changing the Stories We Live By," explains how writing and other exercises can help us re-frame and change the course of our lives.
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Bringing a Daughter Back From the Brink With Poems - New York Times

Bringing a Daughter Back From the Brink With Poems - New York Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
A mother’s project helps remind her daughter that life is worth living.
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'Obscene' poet Tony Harrison wins David Cohen Prize for Literature 2015 - Telegraph.co.uk

'Obscene' poet Tony Harrison wins David Cohen Prize for Literature 2015 - Telegraph.co.uk | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Harrison is known for his 1985 poem v., which sparked protest from MPs after it was turned into a Channel 4 film
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Yeats Country: 17 photos of Sligo and Leitrim that are pure poetry - Irish Independent

Yeats Country: 17 photos of Sligo and Leitrim that are pure poetry - Irish Independent | Human Writes | Scoop.it
The desolate landscapes of Sligo and Leitrim aren't just a fitting subject for poetry, as Colin Gillen's photographs show.
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HBO Launches HBOAccess Writing Fellowship - Deadline.com

HBO Launches HBOAccess Writing Fellowship - Deadline.com | Human Writes | Scoop.it
On the heels of its inaugural HBOAccess Directing Fellowship, HBO today announced it has launched the HBOAccess Writing Fellowship, which is seeking emerging writers from diverse backgrounds. Appli...
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AP News : Obama: World would be 'pretty barren' without poetry

AP News : Obama: World would be 'pretty barren' without poetry | Human Writes | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) - Poetry helps people understand themselves and each other, and the world would be "pretty barren" without it, President Barack Obama said Friday.
Obama and his wife, Michelle
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Poetry Is

Poetry Is | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Guest post by Kaytee Green “Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” (Robert Frost) We call poetry words, but this is wrong. Words are words. Poetry is something more. Poetry is something that inhabits the depths of a man’s soul
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Toni Morrison talks new book & diversity In literature In New York Times Magazine - New Pittsburgh Courier

Toni Morrison talks new book & diversity In literature In New York Times Magazine - New Pittsburgh Courier | Human Writes | Scoop.it
At 84 years old, literary legend Toni Morrison has no intention of putting down her pen just yet. The New York Times Magazine put the…
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Beyond the classics: New guide focuses on modern Russian literature - Russia Beyond the Headlines

Beyond the classics: New guide focuses on modern Russian literature - Russia Beyond the Headlines | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Russian writer, blogger and scientist Grigory Ryzhakov has compiled the first ever English-language guide to post-Soviet literature
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George RR Martin says rightwing lobby has 'broken' Hugo awards

George RR Martin says rightwing lobby has 'broken' Hugo awards | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Novelist says that group orchestrating readers’ votes for conservative ‘swashbuckling fun’ is trying to take ownership of the science fiction prizes
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Pay with a poem: cafes around the world to exchange coffee for poetry

Pay with a poem: cafes around the world to exchange coffee for poetry | Human Writes | Scoop.it
To mark World Poetry Day, more than a thousand coffee establishments around the world will use poetry as their currency this Saturday
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Douglas Adams made me a writer: Neil Gaiman salutes his friend and inspiration - The Guardian

Douglas Adams made me a writer: Neil Gaiman salutes his friend and inspiration - The Guardian | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Paying tribute to his genius at the annual Douglas Adams lecture, writer explains how meeting the Hitchhiker’s Guide author at 22 changed his life
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Poetry by Fukushima residents to be released on CD - The Japan Times

Poetry by Fukushima residents to be released on CD - The Japan Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
An album of poetry composed by people affected by the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear disaster will be released March 11, the fourth anniversary of the earthquake
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The 8 Essential Kinds of Books That Every Kid Should Own - Huffington Post

The 8 Essential Kinds of Books That Every Kid Should Own - Huffington Post | Human Writes | Scoop.it
I think there are certain TYPES of books that every kid should be exposed to -- the kinds of books that truly introduce them to the best of what the written word has to offer....
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Winter Poetry Slam March 5 at La Paloma - Encinitas Advocate

Winter Poetry Slam March 5 at La Paloma - Encinitas Advocate | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Stereotypes and commonly held opinions about poetry will disappear Thursday, March 5, when 17 poets perform their work for five judges and a crowd known to fill every seat in the historical La Paloma Theatre.
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The Fine Art of Ambiguous Writing - The Atlantic

The Fine Art of Ambiguous Writing - The Atlantic | Human Writes | Scoop.it
The author Reif Larsen says Joseph Conrad and Anselm Kiefer taught him how to practice omission without infuriating his readers.
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Literature in the times of terror - Hindustan Times

Literature in the times of terror - Hindustan Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
What does literature do in the times of terror? The answer to this query would be that it does a lot.
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