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Poetry Publishing: A call for Essays by Immigrant Poets in America ...

Poetry Publishing: A call for Essays by Immigrant Poets in America ... | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
If you are a poet, if you are an immigrant in the United States, if you would like to submit your works and to publish them, now it's essayer. Until next April 15, 2013, you can send your works to Black Lawrence Press.
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Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 28, Joseph Brodsky

Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 28, Joseph Brodsky | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
The Paris Review is a literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in-depth interviews with famous writers.
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Wax Poetry and Art #7 - "Wild Fire Winds" by Natasha Head

Wax Poetry and Art #7 - "Wild Fire Winds" by Natasha Head | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
This heat is a cruel joke / Bodies blistering, melting, dripping / Pooling at our feet / All that remains. ---- Read the poem.
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When pipeline politics meet poetry

When pipeline politics meet poetry | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
What happens when a poetry professor gets mixed up in pipeline politics? He gets sued for $5.6 million and then pens a book inspired by the 2014 protests on Burnaby Mountain. SFU professor Stephen . . .
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Are You an Echo? The Lost Poetry of Misuzu Kaneko Reviewed on Quill and Quire

Are You an Echo? The Lost Poetry of Misuzu Kaneko Reviewed on Quill and Quire | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Empathy is a dominant theme in the work of celebrated Japanese children’s poet Misuzu Kaneko, who died in 1930. Her… Read More »
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Young poets pen pieces for bus passengers to read on their journeys

Young poets pen pieces for bus passengers to read on their journeys | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it

WINNERS of a poetry competition who penned verses about Bradford life have now have their entries on display inside 100 local buses.
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The Thursday Post: National Poetry Day

The Thursday Post: National Poetry Day | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
This October (the 6th, to be exact), the SPL will be celebrating National Poetrt Day. The theme for 2016 is ‘messages’, and we’re sending nearly 345,000 poem cards to all parts of Scotland and beyond to spread the word.
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The Writers' Trust of Canada - Journey Prize Finalists (Sept-15-16)

The Writers' Trust of Canada - Journey Prize Finalists (Sept-15-16) | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Writers' Trust of Canada archive of past news, press releases, and events.
Via Fred Stenson
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Poet Rupi Kaur's Milk and Honey sells more than half a million copies

Poet Rupi Kaur's Milk and Honey sells more than half a million copies | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Instapoet’s originally self-published collection now into 16th printing after themes of violence, abuse and femininity gained her fans online
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In Bed With Kaveh Akbar - Queen Mob's Tea House

In Bed With Kaveh Akbar - Queen Mob's Tea House | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
A real honest unstaged photo of my Tallahassee, FL apartment bed this (9/10/16) morning
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Student Poets Strike A Chord With Michelle Obama

Student Poets Strike A Chord With Michelle Obama | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
First Lady Michelle Obama was moved by the writings of 2016 National Student Poet winners, who presented their work at the White House.
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Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 32, May Sarton

Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 32, May Sarton | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
The Paris Review is a literary magazine featuring original writing, art, and in-depth interviews with famous writers.
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Join us on September 24 for 100 THOUSAND POETS...

Join us on September 24 for 100 THOUSAND POETS... | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Join us on September 24 for 100 THOUSAND POETS FOR CHANGE at Mariposa Cafe 5434 Cote St-Luc Road, NDG starting at 6pm: https://www.facebook.com/events/264970883858882 Michael Farkas, singing th
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Four Seasons - Poetry for the Autumn equinox - BBC Radio 4

Four Seasons - Poetry for the Autumn equinox - BBC Radio 4 | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
An anthology of Autumn poems featuring Liz Berry, Bill Patterson and Simon Russell Beale.
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Ottawa Review of Books - a Canadian Book Reviewer for Canadian Writers

The Ottawa Review of Books reviews recently published works of fiction by established and emerging Canadian writers.
Via Fred Stenson
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Man United star reportedly will publish book of poetry in time for Christmas

Man United star reportedly will publish book of poetry in time for Christmas | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
To paraphrase a picnic basket-swiping cartoon character, Juan Mata is smarter than the average bear. While most Premier League superstars appear to spend their free time customizing cars, playing Xbox and buying absurdly expensive clothes, the Spanish midfielder embarks on cultural and educational pursuits
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Online Poetry Retreat

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Two Sylvias Press Online Poetry Writing Retreat Fall 2016 Session: October 10th - November 4th   This Online Poetry Retreat offers you the opportunity to write new poems and have them critique
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Losers Like Us

Losers Like Us | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
I had the car and the notebook You had the weed and the beer We both had the urge for leaving Get up and get out of here We made it a
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Donald Trump, Poetic Muse

Donald Trump, Poetic Muse | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Charles Bethea talks with the Web site’s founder, Eliot York, about verses inspired by the Presidential candidates.
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The National Book Awards Longlist: Poetry - The New Yorker

The National Book Awards Longlist: Poetry - The New Yorker | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Announcing the 2016 National Book Awards longlist for Poetry, a list that includes Donald Hall, Rita Dove, Donika Kelly, Solmaz Sharif, and others.
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Paris Lit Up – Literature on Fire in the City of Light

Jason Francis Mc Gimsey is raising funds for Paris Lit Up – Literature on Fire in the City of Light on Kickstarter!

Transnational artistic communities and independent publishing in Paris, the City of Light.
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Song For The Rainy Season - Poem by Elizabeth Bishop

Song For The Rainy Season - Poem by Elizabeth Bishop | Pure Poetry | Scoop.it
Song For The Rainy Season by Elizabeth Bishop - Hidden, oh hidden in the high fog the house we live in, beneath the magnetic rock, rain-, rainbow-ridden, wher
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