Poet & Writing Community Poet Community
About Publish FAQ's Bookstore Free Poetry Contest
MoonTownCafe Home for Poets


  Search

Advanced Search
MoonTownCafe Home My Cafe Write Poems, Stories, and more Publish your Poems, Stories and Book My Friends on this Site Log-in
  Poetry & Writing ForumsFree Poetry ContestJournal

*The Game Room \

Poetry & Poets in Rags of March 20



Poetry & Poets in Rags of March 20
By rus bowden on 03/20/2012
Viewed: 147
Reviews: 0
Rating: No Rating
Dear Poetry Aficionados,

Poetry & Poets in Rags blog:
http://poetryandpoetsinrags.blogspot.com/

The first article we link to begins with this sentence: "Using her career as a molecular biologist as a starting point, Katherine Larson shapes her poems with deions of squid, suction cups and branchial hearts." That link is to an interview that PBS Newhour''s Gwen Ifill did with Larson. Embedded in the article''s page is Larson reading her remarkable poetry.

That''s the first of dozens of interesting articles on poets and poetry this week. The second link, for instance, is to an interview of Alice Walker. Later in News at Eleven, a teacher tells an African-American student, the only one in the class, to read a Langston Hughes poem "blacker".

As always, the next section, Great Regulars, is filled with articles and poetry from our Great Regulars. And our final section, Poetic Obituaries has some important names in poetry this week. I''ll let you get to your reading.

Thanks for clicking in.

Yours,
Rus

Our Links:

IBPC: Poetry & Poets in Rags:
http://webdelsol.com/index-new-poetsinrags.htm

Poetry & Poets in Rags blog:
http://poetryandpoetsinrags.blogspot.com/

IBPC Home:
http://ibpc.webdelsol.com/

~~~~~~~~~~~

By rus bowden On 3/20/2012 5:21:27 PM
Read User Reviews
Write Review
Report Poem

Add To Friend

Send To Friend

The Best Online Poem and Writing Community for all
 Members
   Username
Forgot Username?

Password
Forgot Password?
Not a member?
Sign up for free!

Premium Membership

  Newsletter

  Enter your email:
  Site Stats     Online members:1      Online guests:62      Total Users:23890      Total Poems:62976
© 2000-2016 MoonTownCafe.com. All rights reserved. LinksLink to UsPoet LinksContactPrivacy