Posts tagged poetry
The Mother Tongue

Finding your place in a new society is always jarring. For poet Cheryl Boyce Taylor, staying connected to her native culture kept her grounded.

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Context is the New Content

Progress comes from those who push against convention. Poet Kenneth Goldsmith has disrupted his field by rejecting the very notion of originality.

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Robert Janz's Disappearing Acts

Leaving a mark on the world implies permanence. For Robert Janz, art is more fleeting, like life itself.

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Found in Translation

Scholarly translations are a constant battle between literal accuracy and literary interpretation.

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The Ghetto Potter

The ceramics of Roberto Lugo pay homage to their classical past but are firmly rooted in the realities of his inner city upbringing.

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