Topic: poetry

Literary arts department honors poet

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Literary arts department honors poet

April 18, 2017 0 comments

The literary arts department hosted a memorial tribute Tuesday for Michael S. Harper, who joined the University as an English professor in 1970.

Youth Poetry Grand Slam addresses race, sexuality through spoken word

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Youth Poetry Grand Slam addresses race, sexuality through spoken word

February 22, 2017 0 comments

Poetry echoed off the walls and checkered stage, splashed against the red curtains and landed with impact into the ears of listeners.

Books on the Square hosts poignant, timely poetry reading

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Books on the Square hosts poignant, timely poetry reading

February 7, 2017 0 comments

Decorated poetess Tina Cane and up-and-coming poet Keegan Lester immersed Books on the Square’s audience in articulate elegance.

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Alum explores passion, trauma in Bookstore reading

November 2, 2016 0 comments

During author Vi Khi Nao’s MFA’13 reading, time suspended itself as the writer effortlessly submerged the audience into her dissociative sea of trauma.

Japanese poet Gozo Yoshimasu showcased his unconventional works through an improvisational performance. His collection of poetry, “Alice Iris Red Horse,” was edited by Forrest Gander, professor of literary arts.

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Gozo Yoshimasu performs personal, unique poetry

September 28, 2016 0 comments

Renowned Japanese poet Gozo Yoshimasu visited Brown Sept. 22 to perform a reading as part of the Writers on Writing Reading Series.

Father-son poetry collaboration to be published

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Father-son poetry collaboration to be published

March 8, 2016 0 comments

Ben Ostrowski ’17 is a psychology concentrator and likely the only student at the University who turned an email exchange with his dad into a book.