Gluck’s New Fiction/Yeats Sculpture Unveiling Announcement – Poetry News Roundup August 31st

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 31 de August de 2022 a las 04:05 am

Today’s poetry news roundup takes a look at the first work of fiction written by the poet Louise Gluck and the unveiling of a sculpture in honour of WB Yeats. Louise Gluck, Nobel Prize-Winning Poet, Publishes First Work of Fiction The American poet Louise Gluck has penned her first work of prose. Just 64 pages […]


Iran’s Goodbye To Amir-Hushang Ebtehaj/Heaney Autumn Programme/Kazi Nazrul Islam Anniversary – Poetry News roundup August 29th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 29 de August de 2022 a las 03:51 am

We begin the week on My Poetic Side with articles about the funeral of Amire-Hushang Ebtehaj, the autumn programme for Seamus Heaney HomePlace and the anniversary of the death of Kazi Nazrul Islam. Iran Bids Goodbye to Amir-Hushang Ebtehaj Last week we brought you a story about the renowned Iranian poet, Amir-Hushang Ebtehaj, who wrote […]


Laureate’s House Sale/Poet’s Remains Repatriation Blocked – Poetry News Roundup August 24th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 24 de August de 2022 a las 03:28 am

Today’s poetry news round-up looks at the home of the former US poet laureate, which has been put up for sale and the court blocking the return of a poet’s remains to his homeland. California Home of US Poet Laureate Up For Sale Nestled in one of the most established residential areas of Fresno, California, […]


RS Thomas Festival/ Shelley’s House Unearthed/Poet’s Home For Sale – Poetry News Roundup August 22nd

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 22 de August de 2022 a las 04:00 am

Our first poetry news round-up of the week looks at the 2022 R S Thomas Festival, the manor house linked to a poet that has been unveiled by the heatwave and Ted Hughes’ family home, which is up for sale. R S Thomas Festival 2022 The 2022 R S Thomas Festival, which will take place […]


Emily Dickinson Museum Opening/Palm Beach Poetry Festival Cancelled – Poetry News Roundup August 17th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 17 de August de 2022 a las 04:33 am

Today in our poetry news update, we take a look at the reopening of the Emily Dickinson Museum and the news that the Palm Beach Poetry Festival will not take place in 2023. History and “Irreverent” Pop Culture Combine for Reopening of Emily Dickinson Museum When it comes to bringing literary figures who are long […]