Friday, October 21, 2005

Carla Fracci, 50 Years On The Toes Around The World
AGI Online - ... of perpetuating the message of dancing, the poetry of ballet, in remote places and provincial cities ... Scala Theatre, the most famous Italian etoile, perhaps of all times, takes ...

Benigni makes TV news striptease
BBC - ... Actor-director Roberto Benigni made an impromptu striptease during a live interview on an Italian TV news show ... Benigni argued in favour of poetry and against war, which he said ...

Sergio Citti
The Times - ... known for his friendship and collaboration with Italian cinema's most daring talent, Pier Paolo Pasolini ... Pasolini had already published poetry and was working on a novel, Ragazzi ...

Topless Benigni Rants Against Iraq War
ABCNEWS.com - ... Italian director Roberto Benigni participates at a cinema, theater and concert performers and staff strike staged ... then ranted in favor of poetry and against war, which he said ...

Week Of Italian Launguage ,calabro' 'ambassador In Australia'
AGI Online - ... WEEK OF ITALIAN LAUNGUAGE ,CALABRO' 'AMBASSADOR IN AUSTRALIA' (AGI) - Rome, Oct ... also the occasion to spread the contemporary Italian poetry. The Ambassador in Australia of the ...

Road scholar: Andrei Codrescu to visit KC
Kansas City Jewish Chronicle - ... Italian limbo before continuing their journey on to America. Andrei, having taken the pen name Codrescu, quickly picked up the English language and continued writing the poetry ...

Batelco sponsors poetry website
Trade Arabia - Batelco trekked yet another brave step in this field and had gone out all the way to support well known Bahraini poet, Qassim Haddad. ... Batelco sponsors poetry website Posted: Saturday, October 01, 2005 Manama ... com) contains poetry translated in various languages which include English, French, Spanish and Italian ...

Art show comes to Houmas House this weekend
Ascension Citizen - The &#8221Awesome Art in Autumn Gardens show will be Oct. 15-16 in the gardens at Houmas House Plantation and will display more than 300 works in competition for prizes. ... and poetry of Beverly Matherne and company will be heard. There will be Gospel music, German polkas, Italian songs and ...

Appearing on Italian News, Roberto Benigni Takes Off His Shirt, Rants Against Iraq War
Savvy.com - Roberto Benigni delivered four minutes of slapstick comedy antics during a live appearance on state television to promote his latest comic film, set against the backdrop of the Iraq war. ... He then ranted in favor of poetry and against war, which he said 'makes no sense and is vulgar ...

Roberto Benigni: Actor promotes new film
Berkshire Eagle - ... Italian actor and director Roberto Benigni arrives for the presentation of the movie 'La Tigre e la ... then ranted in favor of poetry and against war, which he said ...

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So You Want to Be a Poet, I Mean Rock Star, I Mean Poet
New York Times - ... While earning his master's in poetry at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, he tried to get published ... first book of poems to American Poetry Review,' a career-making literary ...

Visiting poets share words at mt cup
Ball State Daily News - ... Like Me," as she did perform them. " Poetry used to be a lot more narrative, a lot more ... said the state of contemporary American poetry can be compared to current ...

Nineteenth-century poet's, 20th-century rocker's styles much the same
Kearney Hub - ... Kearney, a music and poetry concert will present the ... poetry put to music by composers such as Leonard Bernstein, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Ned Rorem and other contemporary American ...

Two poets, critic receive Pegasus Awards
AP via Seattle Post Intelligencer - Friday, October 7, 2005 Last updated 12:16 p.m. ... 25,000 prize for 'contribution to humor in American poetry.' Three of his collections have been ... prize for 'contribution to humor in American poetry.' Three of his collections ...

Dorm Olympics: Round One
Omnibus Online - ... Dance competition, American Idol, best film commercial contest, art show, rapping/creative poetry reading, clothing ...

If you ask nicely, he can help you write your own story
SignOn San Diego - ... Ross Talarico's book 'Spreading the Word: Poetry and the Survival of Community in America' won the ... as the Atlantic, North American Review and American Poetry Review. He later ...

Korean-American Writers Release Landmark Poetry Volume -- in English
VOA - Book-cover of Korean-American poetry book in English, Fragrance of PoetryA group of Korean-American poets has just published a collection of seventy-five of their works, entitled Fragrance of Poetry.

August In The Bay Area
San Francisco Chronicle - ... that I had a place in the American theater,' says Stanley Williams, co-founder and artistic ... for the rich poetry of his language, for redefining African American drama and making ...

As the world of theater pays homage to one of its giants, the late August Wilson, the Bay Area's role in his s
San Francisco Chronicle - ... that I had a place in the American theater,' says Stanley Williams, co-founder and artistic ... for the rich poetry of his language, for redefining African American drama and making ...

June Jordan and the divided world
San Francisco Chronicle - For her religion, she wrote: 'Humanitarian.' ... American studies at the UC Berkeley, fought with a sense of humane determination in essays, a novel, children's books, journalism and even an opera libretto. But poetry ...

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'Take poetry to people'
MaineToday.com - ... years of experience as an educator, Wormser has worked to promote poetry in schools and towns throughout Maine ... really the public face of poetry in Maine, but I have tried ...

EW review: 'Dreamer' lacks horse sense
CNN - By Gregory Kirschling Entertainment Weekly (Entertainment Weekly) -- One more feel-great sports movie with a teen-poetry title and Kurt Russell will have himself a trilogy.

7 shows to watch this weekend (not including the Series)
Chicago Tribune - ... events, and sadly limited in recitations of his luminous poetry, 'Byron,' like just about any look at this compelling ...

Nobel winner Pinter's poems and prose of outrage Pinter seeks to fight fire with literary fire
Star Tribune - ... of power in our world.Mixing very short plays with poetry and brief editorials, Pinter depicts a planet where power over ...

Explosive opera
St. Petersburg Times - ... But he was also an aesthete, a devotee of poetry by John Donne, Baudelaire and the Bhagavad Gita (which he read in the ...

Gilbert mammoth no longer nameless
Arizona Republic - ... While Emily is more into writing short stories and poetry, Julie Gilmore says the sky's the limit for her daughter ...

Writing helping young Katrina survivors
Seattle Post Intelligencer - ... Project, offering evacuees of all ages a notebook to write down their thoughts or compose poetry - whatever they wanted ...

'Invisible Listeners': Overheard Speech
New York Times - ... John Stuart Mill memorably described poetry as 'overheard' speech ...

'In Case We're Separated': Family in 13 Stanzas
New York Times - WHEN writers erect a visible scaffold around their work, they usually incorporate that architecture into the story. ... seven previous works of fiction and one book of poetry, and an instructor at the Bennington Writing Seminars) has given ...

Author relishes chance to introduce 'new' poetry by Merton
Catholic News - HONOLULU (CNS) -- It isn't often that the opportunity comes along to introduce a new selection of poems by Thomas Merton. ... 235-page softcover book that compiles the famous Trappist monk's poetry from the mid-1940s to his death ... best comprehensive volume of his poetry that we are ever likely to ...

poems
So You Want to Be a Poet, I Mean Rock Star, I Mean Poet
New York Times - ... While earning his master's in poetry at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, he tried to get published ... first book of poems to American Poetry Review,' a career-making literary ...

Visiting poets share words at mt cup
Ball State Daily News - ... Like Me," as she did perform them. " Poetry used to be a lot more narrative, a lot more ... said the state of contemporary American poetry can be compared to current ...

Nineteenth-century poet's, 20th-century rocker's styles much the same
Kearney Hub - ... Kearney, a music and poetry concert will present the ... poetry put to music by composers such as Leonard Bernstein, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Ned Rorem and other contemporary American ...

Two poets, critic receive Pegasus Awards
AP via Seattle Post Intelligencer - Friday, October 7, 2005 Last updated 12:16 p.m. ... 25,000 prize for 'contribution to humor in American poetry.' Three of his collections have been ... prize for 'contribution to humor in American poetry.' Three of his collections ...

If you ask nicely, he can help you write your own story
SignOn San Diego - ... Ross Talarico's book 'Spreading the Word: Poetry and the Survival of Community in America' won the ... as the Atlantic, North American Review and American Poetry Review. He later ...

Korean-American Writers Release Landmark Poetry Volume -- in English
VOA - Book-cover of Korean-American poetry book in English, Fragrance of PoetryA group of Korean-American poets has just published a collection of seventy-five of their works, entitled Fragrance of Poetry.

August In The Bay Area
San Francisco Chronicle - ... that I had a place in the American theater,' says Stanley Williams, co-founder and artistic ... for the rich poetry of his language, for redefining African American drama and making ...

As the world of theater pays homage to one of its giants, the late August Wilson, the Bay Area's role in his s
San Francisco Chronicle - ... that I had a place in the American theater,' says Stanley Williams, co-founder and artistic ... for the rich poetry of his language, for redefining African American drama and making ...

June Jordan and the divided world
San Francisco Chronicle - For her religion, she wrote: 'Humanitarian.' ... American studies at the UC Berkeley, fought with a sense of humane determination in essays, a novel, children's books, journalism and even an opera libretto. But poetry ...

Howard Kissel: Wilson was a dramatist with a touch of the poet
New York Daily News - Wilson was a dramatist with a touch of the poet Tuesday, October 4th, 2005 The early death of August Wilson at the age of 60 from liver cancer has silenced an important and special voice in the American theater. ... American theater. The specialness of Wilson's style was apparent in his very first play, 'Ma Rainey's Black Bottom,' in 1984. His earliest literary efforts had been in poetry ...

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Thursday, October 20, 2005

So You Want to Be a Poet, I Mean Rock Star, I Mean Poet
New York Times - ... While earning his master's in poetry at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, he tried to get published ... first book of poems to American Poetry Review,' a career-making literary ...

Two poets, critic receive Pegasus Awards
AP via Seattle Post Intelligencer - Friday, October 7, 2005 Last updated 12:16 p.m. ... 25,000 prize for 'contribution to humor in American poetry.' Three of his collections have been ... prize for 'contribution to humor in American poetry.' Three of his collections ...

If you ask nicely, he can help you write your own story
SignOn San Diego - ... Ross Talarico's book 'Spreading the Word: Poetry and the Survival of Community in America' won the ... as the Atlantic, North American Review and American Poetry Review. He later ...

Korean-American Writers Release Landmark Poetry Volume -- in English
VOA - Book-cover of Korean-American poetry book in English, Fragrance of PoetryA group of Korean-American poets has just published a collection of seventy-five of their works, entitled Fragrance of Poetry.

August In The Bay Area
San Francisco Chronicle - ... that I had a place in the American theater,' says Stanley Williams, co-founder and artistic ... for the rich poetry of his language, for redefining African American drama and making ...

June Jordan and the divided world
San Francisco Chronicle - For her religion, she wrote: 'Humanitarian.' ... American studies at the UC Berkeley, fought with a sense of humane determination in essays, a novel, children's books, journalism and even an opera libretto. But poetry ...

As the world of theater pays homage to one of its giants, the late August Wilson, the Bay Area's role in his s
San Francisco Chronicle - ... that I had a place in the American theater,' says Stanley Williams, co-founder and artistic ... for the rich poetry of his language, for redefining African American drama and making ...

Black heavyweight writers share works, ideas this weekend
Chicago Defender - Several renowned figures in the world of African American literature are converging on Chicago State University over the next three days during the school's 15th annual Gwendolyn Brooks Writer's Conference. ... American to win a Pulitzer Prize. In 1968, she was appointed poet laureate of Illinois in 1968 and brought poetry to ...

Obituaries in the News
San Francisco Chronicle - She was 77. Her sketches, which featured broad strokes from colored markers, were used by ABC, NBC, CNN, Fox, KTTV, Court TV and other news outlets.

New Latin American poets try to free verse
Los Angeles Times - By Reed Johnson, Times Staff Writer MEXICO CITY Shrieking and brandishing a 6-inch knife like a woman in need of a good exorcist, Elizabeth Neira is every guy's worst castration nightmare. ... Her audience, consisting mostly of other Latin American poets younger than 35, plus a few of the curious ... and cigarette smoke, the latest poetry from Latin America isn't lacking for ...

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If you ask nicely, he can help you write your own story
SignOn San Diego - Ross Talarico's book 'Spreading the Word: Poetry and the Survival of Community in America' won the Modern Language Association's Mina P. Shaughnessy Prize for the outstanding book of year on literature and writing. ... good book about German shepherds.' Talarico's first three books were poetry, and his poems ...

Two Lives: Extraordinary tale of resilience of ordinary people
zeenews.com - ... poetry and travelogue, Indian-origin writer Vikram Seth has now chosen to take pages out of his family album and weave them together with pieces of German ... his German-Jewish ...

The Most Wonderful Story in the World
The New York Sun - ... This is the case of the German author Johann Peter Hebel (1760-1826). Rilke loved his poetry and could quote it by heart ...

Mid-night poetry
Jewish World Review - The Ashkenazic Jewish world begins its recitation of Slichos - the penitential prayers of the season of the High Holy Days - this coming Saturday night. ... German and Austrian scholars. Suffice it to say, the rabbinic elite, the great men of Israel, all took part in this project of Slichos poetry ... Poetry was once an important ...

Book fair opens with record number of exhibitors
Expatica Germany - FRANKFURT - The Frankfurt Book Fair, the world's biggest annual book show, began Wednesday in the German city with a record number of exhibitors seeking to expand sales of both books and rights to translate them. ... firms present advertising everything from poetry and encyclopaedias to indestructible plastic books ...

A reading worth repeating
Arbiter Online - ... When you read poetry, you put your own voice to that of the writer, or try to ... Heimlich is German for home), in which the place you stay is ...

Art show comes to Houmas House this weekend
Ascension Citizen - The &#8221Awesome Art in Autumn Gardens show will be Oct. 15-16 in the gardens at Houmas House Plantation and will display more than 300 works in competition for prizes. ... Blues and poetry of Beverly Matherne and company will be heard. There will be Gospel music, German polkas, Italian songs ...

Editorial: Toils of August / The Pittsburgh playwright was a gift to the theater
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - The last play, 'Radio Golf,' premiered at Yale Repertory Theater in Mr. Wilson was diagnosed with liver cancer in May, and he succumbed Sunday morning. ... into a poor Hill District family, one of six children, and his German baker father was rarely around ... men in his neighborhood. He wrote poetry. His first encounters with theater ...

A more than suitable couple
Globe and Mail - ... his writing life not to the creation of poetry, his first love, or to the fiction, including A ... becomes fast friends with his German-Jewish landlady's daughter in 1930s Berlin ...

OSF prepares tribute to playwright Wilson
Medford Mail Tribune - ... German immigrant father. He dropped out of school, served in the U.S. Army and worked at a series of unskilled jobs. He began writing poetry ...

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Wednesday, October 05, 2005

Novikova, Parsons united in marriage
Richmond County Daily Journal - ... a poetry collection published in 2000 by University Press.The couple was married in a Russian Orthodox ceremony ...

'Lolita' turns 50; special edition of Nabokov classic on sale
AP via The Ledger - ... three generations, readers remain relentlessly drawn to Nabokov's opening lines - more poetry than prose ... Parker says the Russian-born Nabokov, who made his fortune with 'Lolita ...

Chechen 'Friendship Train' returns to Grozny
Itar Tass - GROZNY, September 18 (Itar-Tass) - - The Chechen delegation has returned to Grozny on Tuesday by the 'Friendship Train." ... Poetry" each. Over the last several dozens of years, this is the first publication of Chechen folklore in Russian. ...

Google conspiracy theories
ZDNet - Ego surfing is fun and educational. ... write in funny characters (Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Korean&Korean is the neatest looking). What's ... passable job from Russian, but Korean ends up sounding like poetry as written by ...

Celebrate Russia on 'Tchaikovsky Day'
Courier-Journal - ... Tchaikovsky Day,' featuring a series of events celebrating Russian culture. From 3-6 p.m ... will give presentations on Russian opera, dance, poetry, literature, food and the ...

ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR, Part Three
Asbury Park Press - ... FOR THE MIND HARVEST OF POETRY: Sheraton Edison Hotel, 125 Raritan Center Parkway, (908) 573-2787 ... 1; $8. THE RUSSIAN-AMERICAN KIDS CIRCUS: Paper Mill Playhouse, Brookside Drive ...

The Chechen Train of Friendship arrives in St. Petersburg on Sunday. The solemn meeting of more than
Itar Tass - ... of more than 80 participants in the pan-Russian information and culture action will be held at the ... will present the book "Chechen Poetry of the 19th-20th Centuries". They ...

Ukraine: Don't go wobbly on the orange
International Herald Tribune - ... fair-weather friends, who were inspired by the drama and poetry of its Orange Revolution earlier this year ... in 1991 after more than three centuries of Russian and Soviet rule ...

Don't go wobbly on the orange
International Herald Tribune - ... fair-weather friends, who were inspired by the drama and poetry of its Orange Revolution earlier this year ... in 1991 after more than three centuries of Russian and Soviet rule ...

'Lolita' turns 50
Wichita Eagle - ... three generations, readers remain relentlessly drawn to Nabokov's opening lines - more poetry than prose ... Parker says the Russian-born Nabokov, who made his fortune with 'Lolita ...

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