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Ellen Bass was born in Philadelphia and raised in New Jersey. She is the author of eight poetry collections, the most recent of which is Like a Beggar.Her other books include The Human Line, Mules of Love, and I’m Not Your Laughing Daughter.Bass is the recipient of fellowships from the California Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as the Lambda Literary Award for.

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The competition is open to African poets worldwide who are yet to publish a full poetry collection. The previous winners of the award are: 2013, Warsan Shire (Somalia); 2014, Liyou Libsekal.

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American poetry is poetry of the United States.It arose first as efforts by colonists to add their voices to English poetry in the 17th century, well before the constitutional unification of the Thirteen Colonies (although before this unification, a strong oral tradition often likened to poetry existed among Native American societies). Unsurprisingly, most of the early colonists’ work relied.

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Jennifer Amos is a multi-genre writer from Portland, Oregon whose work includes commercial freelance writing, creative nonfiction, poetry, and fiction. Her work has been published regionally, academically, and nationally as young as age eight. More recent publications include literary outlets such as The Penmen Review and The Literary Yard, where she has taken to using the pen name J.L. Amos.

Three days after the Inauguration, the Times columnist Nicholas Kristof announced a Donald Trump Poetry Contest. He got about two thousand. hundred thousand copies since it was published, in 2014.

MANILA, Philippines – A Filipino-South African poet has been included in the shortlist for the Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry. The competition is headed by Jacana Media, which has been supported.

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MANILA, Philippines – A Filipino-South African poet has been included in the shortlist for the Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry. The competition is headed by Jacana Media, which has been supported.

A poetry slam is a competition in which poets of all ages perform spoken word poetry.Poetry slams began in Chicago in 1984 with its first competition designed to move poetry recitals from academia to a popular audience when American poet Marc Smith began experimenting with existing open microphone venues for poetry readings by making them competitive.