Posts Tagged: poetry
A river can be a lifeline for refugees, or it can be just another line of sorrow in a story.
A poet from Iran remembers someone for whom time ran out too soon.
On the issue of torture, what goes around comes around.
Dayl Wise is a Vietnam veteran, a poet, and editor of two collections of veteran poetry. Kathryn Zickuhr asks him his views on war and literature.
The poet lets loose the dogs of war.
Patricia Smith, in 34, describes the rising waters and the victims they claim.
Poets are coming to Washington to hammer home a message and hammer out a new poetic vision for America in the world.
Read her poem Isn't It Enough?
Iranian poet Farideh Hassanzadeh talks about war, loss, and the politics of poetry.
E. Ethelbert Miller talks with poet Martin Espada about the rainforest of Puerto Rico, the shantytowns of Nicaragua, and the poetry of Pablo Neruda.