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Poetry news you can use…

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A poem written 237 years ago by a lab worker may be the first written expression of the animal rights movement. A unique poetry anthology reaching back to the 1700s is highlighted in Black Nature: Four Centuries of African-American Nature Poetry.

Poetry over advertising — only in the City of Roses.  Technology rocks. A 100-year old woman in Oregon writes poetry on her new iPad, and Urban poets mix spoken word and film. Check it.

Posted by Israel Bayer

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Written by lickmypoetry

April 21, 2010 at 8:43 pm

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  1. everything about your news updates is amazing. I enjoy them. Thanks.

    Anonymous

    April 21, 2010 at 11:29 pm

  2. I just watched the Urban Legends Poetry Slam with my students at tutoring. Amazing. They loved it! We are working on our own “I am” poems as a result. Thanks for the inspiration.

    Sue

    April 22, 2010 at 6:10 pm

  3. […] few days later Israel’s ‘Poetry news you can use..’ post included a youtube video of the Urban Legends Poetry Slam.  All of the kids were blown […]


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