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A poetry anthology is a book or collection of selected poetic writings by various authors, usually in the same literary form, of the same period, or on the same subject.

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Fri,11 Apr 2014
5 Points Where Poetry Meets Jazz
Structured and free, sonic and rhythmic, poems and jazz music seem like natural partners. For National Poetry Month and Jazz Appreciation Month, here are some notable collisions between the two.
Tue,08 Apr 2014
Poet Gillian Conoley questions war, peace in new book
Gillian Conoley of Corte Madera has published her seventh book of poems, aptly called 'Peace.' Nine of the book's 32 poems share the same title, '[Peace],' and many explore mortality and whether war and peace can exist concurrently.
Mon,24 Mar 2014
Poetry Anthology Seeks Submissions from Victims of Bullying
WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND – March 25, 2014 – N Titi Publishing is looking for contributions for a proposed poetry anthology, Sprung from the Heart, written by young people dealing with bullying or eating disorders.
Thu,03 Apr 2014
Poetry Pairing | ‘Paschal’
This Poetry Pairing features the poem "Paschal" by Robert Pinsky and the article "Put Yourself in the Story of Passover" by Edward Rothstein.
Thu,03 Apr 2014
The Learning Network Blog: Poetry Pairing | ‘Paschal’
This Poetry Pairing features the poem “Paschal” by Robert Pinsky and the article “Put Yourself in the Story of Passover” by Edward Rothstein.        
Mon,07 Apr 2014
Poetry Library celebrates 60th birthday
Much-loved London resource draws chorus of praise – and cake – on its anniversary A library that was described by Philip Larkin as "one of the occasional pure flowerings of the imagination for which the English are so seldom given credit" is celebrating its 60th birthday with a typically low-key cake cutting and poetry gathering. The Poetry Library , now based in London's Southbank Centre, has ...
Tue,15 Apr 2014
Bowie High student places third in poetry competition -- Gazette.Net
A Bowie High School student placed third in a state poetry competition after winning her grade, school and county level competitions. Aquilah Nelson , a junior, placed third at the Poetry Out Loud state competition where the winner, Akash Menon of Frederick County will represent Maryland in the competition’s finals.
Wed,26 Mar 2014
Unpublished Heaney poems feature in new anthology
The book features poetry and song lyrics about Dublin, but it’s not just for poetry buffs.
Sat,19 Apr 2014
A season for reappearances
Menka Shivdasani introduces us to the newest star of Indian origin, Vijay Seshadri , Pulitzer Prize winner for poetry this year
Wed,09 Apr 2014
VIDEO: Clive James reads poem Canoe
To mark the publication of an anthology of poetry entitled Poems That Make Grown Men Cry, writer and broadcaster Clive James reads Canoe by Keith Douglas.