Posts Tagged: poetry
Al-Mutanabbi Street was once the center of literary life in Baghdad. A new project brings the street back to life.
A poet reaches out to Chinese artist Ai Weiwei.
In Mun Dok-su's epic poem, a postman travels through the history of war to deliver an important message to humanity.
We have become inured to war.
A poem about the theater of cruelty that was Abu Ghraib.
Margit Berman's poem about the day the president decided to end the wars.
These contemporary poems in defense of global human rights give voice to the dead, the dying, and the degraded.
Hope isn't lost for those who believe that art can transform our world.
Throughout his entire life, Dennis Brutus fought systems of exploitation and oppression. In one of his last interviews he discusses his past, the latest attempts of social movements to fight global oppression, and the role of the United States in the world.
When Democracy arrives, you best click your heels.