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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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Mon,20 Oct 2014
Poetry runs deep in fabric of Georgia city
Macon lost its elder statesman of poetry, Seaborn Jones, last month. The author of five books of poetry, who was also widely published in literary magazines, was 71.
Sat,04 Oct 2014
Alan Bennett: joining the literature club
The playwright used to feel baffled in the face of poetry. All the more reason to compile an anthology of popular poets, from Hardy to Larkin When I was young, I used to feel that literature was a club of which I would never be a proper member as a reader, let alone a writer. It wasn't that I didn't read books, or even the "right" books, but I always felt that the ones I read couldn't be ...
Tue,07 Oct 2014
ULM English Professors Release Newest Edition of “Turnrow” Anthology
Professors Jack Heflin and William Ryan from the English Department at the University of the Louisiana at Monroe have produced the second volume in a series of international anthologies—“The turnrow Anthology of Contemporary Australian Poetry.”
Sun,28 Sep 2014
Former Park boss co-edits poetry book
Eastbourne-based education consultant Mike Dixon has just finished co-editing a major new poetry anthology, ‘Poetry By Heart’ which will be published on October 2.
Wed,22 Oct 2014
Blogs, videos and verse: an Iraqi poet's quest to heal her homeland
By Jonathan Saul LONDON (Reuters) - Iraqi-born poet Amal al-Jubouri may not have the Hollywood recognition of Angelina Jolie, but both women are artists who have decided to use their talents and profile to help the victims of war. When al-Jubouri, one of foremost poets writing in Arabic, met Jolie this year, she urged the actress and U.N. humanitarian envoy to go with her and see the worsening ...
Mon,06 Oct 2014
Poetry readings for cancer awareness
During October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, three Twin Cities poets featured in the award-winning “Cancer Poetry Project 2” will share poetry readings and sign books. The first reading is Thursday, Oct. 9 at ArtReach in Stillwater. Carol Allis, Bill McCarthy and Karin Miller will read their own poems, as well as other poems from [...]
Tue,07 Oct 2014
Trio of Poets Releases Their Self-Titled Album, “Trio of Poets,” at The Burren, Wednesday, October 22nd
The dynamic poetry collaboration, Trio of Poets, delightfully delivers spoken word and storytelling with a country, urban, funky, hip-hop, blues and folk flair with their new self-titled album,“Trio of Poets,” to be released at The Burren in Somerville, MA on October 22nd. (PRWeb October 07, 2014) Read the full story at
Thu,23 Oct 2014
New Book Tells Bisexual Men's Stories
Recognize: The Voices of Bisexual Men, from the Bisexual Resource Center, shines a light on the diversity of bi men. read more
Wed,15 Oct 2014
Violinist and poet will perform in harmony at HCC
Presentation by the Howard County Poetry and Literature Society Presentation by the Howard County Poetry and Literature Society
Wed,01 Oct 2014
Where To Celebrate National Poetry Day Tomorrow
From Bloomsbury Hotel to London Zoo.