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Payson Roundup
Payson High School poets to competeTwo Payson High School poets will compete in the 11th Annual Arizona Poetry Out
Payson High School poets to compete
Payson Roundup / Posted 2 days ago
Two Payson High School poets will compete in the 11th Annual Arizona Poetry Out Loud Northern Arizona Regional Finals competition at Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20. Fourteen high school students from throughout... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
MacArthur Fellows Program Releases Events for Upcoming YearNewsMany of the Chicago-based foundation’s events will take place in Chicago an
MacArthur Fellows Program Releases Events for Upcoming Year
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 7 days ago
NewsMany of the Chicago-based foundation’s events will take place in Chicago and be free and open to the public. The MacArthur Foundation announced a new series of programs for 2016 in... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Seven Firms to Compete for Obama Library DesignNewsThe library, to be built in either Washington Park or Jackson Park, is set
Seven Firms to Compete for Obama Library Design
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 7 days ago
NewsThe library, to be built in either Washington Park or Jackson Park, is set to be completed in 2020. Seven competitors will submit proposals to build the new Obama Presidential Center “in the first... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Kentucky Poetry Out Loud recitation contest set for Feb. 23FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Students from 18 Kentucky high schools will compete in a
Kentucky Poetry Out Loud recitation contest set for Feb. 23
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 10 days ago
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Students from 18 Kentucky high schools will compete in a state poetry recitation contest this month. Poetry Out Loud will be held Feb. 23 at the Grand Theatre in Frankfort. The state champion will receive $200 and the winner's... Read more
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The Columbian
Students to compete in Poetry Out LoudStudents representing nine high schools will participate in the Southwest Washi
Students to compete in Poetry Out Loud
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
Students representing nine high schools will participate in the Southwest Washington regional competition of the Poetry Out Loud national recitation contest from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 2 at Educational Service District 112, 2500 N.E. 65th Ave. The free... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
So, you wanna be a writer?Six-room poems, ekphrastic poetry, and autobiography and biography—all these ex
So, you wanna be a writer?
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 16 days ago
Six-room poems, ekphrastic poetry, and autobiography and biography—all these experiences and more awaited the middle school students attending the Morgan County Blue Horizons' annual Middle School Writing Workshop recently held at Morgan Community... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Studs Terkel Radio Archive is a wealth of American history in the makingThere are documentaries and dramas, readings of poetry and short stories. There
Studs Terkel Radio Archive is a wealth of American history in the making
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
There are documentaries and dramas, readings of poetry and short stories. There are programs that focus on civil rights, gay rights, women's rights, prison reform, the environment, Chicago's nutty politics and so many more issues of the times. And... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
C.D. Wright remembered for thoughtful, innovative workCarolyn “C.D.” Wright, professor of literary arts and award-winning poet, passe
C.D. Wright remembered for thoughtful, innovative work
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Carolyn “C.D.” Wright, professor of literary arts and award-winning poet, passed away in her home on Jan. 12. Wright was 67 years old, but her life was full of accomplishments and experiences that inspired students and colleagues to share in her... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Robert Hass, Marc Kelly Smith to read at poetry festivalPoetry is as varied as the people who write it. The 11 poets featured in the 1
Robert Hass, Marc Kelly Smith to read at poetry festival
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
Poetry is as varied as the people who write it. The 11 poets featured in the 12th Palm Beach Poetry Festival, opening Monday at the Delray Beach Center for the Arts at Old School Square, represent a wide range of styles and sensibilities. »More... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
MacArthur Fellows Program unveils wide-ranging eventsTo celebrate this year’s 35th anniversary of the MacArthur Fellows Program, the
MacArthur Fellows Program unveils wide-ranging events
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
To celebrate this year’s 35th anniversary of the MacArthur Fellows Program, the Chicago-based John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation will present public programs here and across the country featuring MacArthur Fellowship winners. Poets,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bedford
John Jay HS Juniors Win 'Poetry Out Loud' CompetitionCROSS RIVER, N.Y. -- Twenty-eight John Jay High School students from every grad
John Jay HS Juniors Win 'Poetry Out Loud' Competition
The Daily Voice - Bedford / Posted 1 months ago
CROSS RIVER, N.Y. -- Twenty-eight John Jay High School students from every grade level participated recently in the school's annual Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation contest. Eleventh-grade student Jessica Moss, who recited Frances Ellen Watkins... Read more

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