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World Literature = Hatred Towards Women

World Literature = Hatred Towards Women | Human Writes | Scoop.it
My psych class wasn't available for the two week winter semester so I took World Literature. All holy hell, I had no idea how hated and minimized the.
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POETRY OF RESILIENCE - Film Threat

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POETRY OF RESILIENCE
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Katja Esson's documentary is centered on a gathering of 27 poets who share the common bond of surviving some of the most horrifying political atrocities of the 20th century.
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An interview with Sharon Olds, Pittsfield's Pulitzer-winning poet - Concord Monitor

An interview with Sharon Olds, Pittsfield's Pulitzer-winning poet
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On Monday Sharon Olds was awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for poetry for Stag's Leap, her 12th collection of poems.
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Examining History Through Literature - VARSITY News

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Examining History Through Literature
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So why examine history through literature?
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To Attract More Girls to STEM, Bring More Storytelling to Science - Yahoo! News

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To Attract More Girls to STEM, Bring More Storytelling to Science
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UCR: Poet Laureate's class sends verses to Boston - Press-Enterprise

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Press-Enterprise UCR: Poet Laureate's class sends verses to Boston Press-Enterprise California's Poet Laureate and his students are sending verses of condolence to Boston residents and those who were harmed by the twin bomb blasts near the finish...
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A Journalist's Guide to Tweeting During a Crisis Like the Boston Bombing

A Journalist's Guide to Tweeting During a Crisis Like the Boston Bombing | Human Writes | Scoop.it
If you were watching television on 9/11, then you probably remember the early initial reports—later proven false—that a car bomb had exploded outside of the State Department.
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Thomas McEvilley, Critic and Defender of Non-Western Art, Dies at 73 - New York Times

Thomas McEvilley, Critic and Defender of Non-Western Art, Dies at 73 - New York Times | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Thomas McEvilley, Critic and Defender of Non-Western Art, Dies at 73 New York Times In 1984, when the Museum of Modern Art in New York opened its exhibition “ 'Primitivism' in 20th Century Art: Affinity of the Tribal and the Modern,” the reception...
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Darkness in literature: Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas - The Guardian

Darkness in literature: Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas - The Guardian | Human Writes | Scoop.it
The Guardian Darkness in literature: Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas The Guardian "It is spring, moonless night in the small town, starless and bible-black, the cobblestreets silent and the hunched, courters'-and-rabbits' wood limping invisible...
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On Dying With a Long Reading List, Writing and Saying Goodbye to My Father - Huffington Post (blog)

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On Dying With a Long Reading List, Writing and Saying Goodbye to My Father
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"I realized in June of 1945, at the end of 8th grade, that I was going to die with a long reading list," my father once told me.
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December 2012 Contemporary Poetry Reviews - Huffington Post (blog)

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December 2012 Contemporary Poetry Reviews
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Each month, this contemporary poetry review series selects between five and ten collections published since 2000 to recommend to its readership.
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Another Look: My Christmas Poet | internetmonk.com

Another Look: My Christmas Poet | internetmonk.com | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Christina Rossetti (1830-1894), was one of the most important women poets in Victorian England. A devout evangelical Anglican, she spurned one offer of marriage because her suitor converted to Roman Catholicism, and ...
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From Pompadours to Fades, New Art Celebrates Black Women’s Hair - COLORLINES

From Pompadours to Fades, New Art Celebrates Black Women’s Hair - COLORLINES | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Baltimore-based graphic designer and artist Andrea Pippins talks to Colorlines about her new four-art poster series.
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The best of Urdu poetry, 2012 - DAWN.com

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The best of Urdu poetry, 2012
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Last year, some impressive works of poetry came out, in the genres of both nazm and ghazal. They not only have literary merit but are also relevant in the current political and social context.
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On the Road with Ohio Writers - Ed Davis

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I did recently during one of the literary events I've attended in 2013. We live in an extremely rich. ... On the Road with Ohio Writers. http://www.flickr.com/photos/kenlund/7984513253/. by Ed Davis on April 15, 2013.
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MFA poets record verse for Poetry in Your Pocket - Cornell Chronicle

MFA poets record verse for Poetry in Your Pocket - Cornell Chronicle | Human Writes | Scoop.it
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MFA poets record verse for Poetry in Your Pocket
Cornell Chronicle
M.F.A. student poets in Ishion Hutchinson's poetry seminar. Front row, from left: Stevie Edwards, Kenneth Yuen, Hajara Quinn, Emily Oliver.
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Meet America's Poets Laureate, Past And Present - NPR

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Meet America's Poets Laureate, Past And Present
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To celebrate National Poetry Month this April, NPR Books reached into the archives for some interviews with the nation's official poets.
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Panama in Poetry and Prose - PBS NewsHour (blog)

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Panama in Poetry and Prose
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Tugboat Gatun, first boat to enter the Panama Canal in 1913, passing through the west chamber. Photo by Time Life Pictures/Getty Images.
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April is Arts Month: Everyone can be an arts advocate - Stevenspointjournal

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April is Arts Month: Everyone can be an arts advocate
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Last week, arts advocates across the nation went to Washington, D.C., to speak up for the arts at the 26th annual Arts Advocacy Day, hosted by Americans for the Arts.
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Essays on Love and Family From America’s Best Teen Writers

Essays on Love and Family From America’s Best Teen Writers | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Note: Slate is proud to publish two of this year’s winners of the Scholastic Writing Awards, honoring the best teen writers in the country.
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Urban Book Editor's curator insight, April 13, 2013 9:32 AM

Wonderful essays by teen writers...

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Urdu language has the greatest poetry: Justice Katju - Zee News

Urdu language has the greatest poetry: Justice Katju - Zee News | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Urdu language has the greatest poetry: Justice Katju
Zee News
"Urdu had the greatest poetry in the world," Justice Katju said yesterday at a seminar of 'Urdu Heritage Carvan', which aims at saving and promoting the language.
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Happy Birthday Larry Eisenberg, Times Poet - NYTimes.com

Happy Birthday Larry Eisenberg, Times Poet - NYTimes.com | Human Writes | Scoop.it
The name Larry Eisenberg should sound familiar to Times readers. Mr. Eisenberg is among the more active members of our online community, and perhaps the most distinctive. For whenever he comments, he does so in ...
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Writers On The Move: Reading makes you a Better Writer

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Spilsby paratrooper turned novelist donates to wounded soldiers - Skegness Standard

Spilsby paratrooper turned novelist donates to wounded soldiers - Skegness Standard | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Skegness Standard Spilsby paratrooper turned novelist donates to wounded soldiers Skegness Standard The novelist also donated to a military charity with the proceeds of his previous novel 'A Circling of Vultures' and will do the same with his...
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The path to traditional publishing today may be non-traditional.

The path to traditional publishing today may be non-traditional. | Human Writes | Scoop.it
Porter Anderson this week looks at Penguin's DoJ settlement, a controversy among women writers, and the odd, new path to traditional publishing for some.
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