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2012-08-21 06:24:14

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To launch and double launch. Today. A new radical WEBSITE for Reversible Destiny Foundation . A WEBSITE that is a portal to the philosophy and work of Arakawa and Madeline Gins. The first portal of call for those desirous of achieving (a) reversible destiny for themselves. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120821/DC60086) Reversible destiny=to reverse the usual obligatory downhill course of every individual human life [WE HAVE...

2012-08-09 10:23:22

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Wordsmith Media, Inc. (Pink Sheets:WDIS) and Highland Loch Press announced today the release of its first academic publication in association with Wordsmith Media's academic division, Wordsmith Academic Press. Wordsmith Media, Inc. announced in March that it had acquired 49% of Highland Loch Press and the partnership continues to expand its publishing presence, now in association with Wordsmith Academic Press. This first academic book of...

2012-07-10 06:25:10

NEW YORK, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hystera, by Leora Skolkin-Smith has been selected as a Finalist in the Global E-Books Award, 2012. Category: Multicultural Literature. Winners will be announced at a Gala Event in Santa Barbara on August 18. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120710/CG37707) Leora Skolkin-Smith was first published by the late Grace Paley in Ms. Paley own imprint at Glad Day Books. Grace Paley also nominated her novel for the 2007 PEN/Faulkner Award. Her...

2012-06-20 06:23:01

LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Annenberg Space for Photography's upcoming exhibition, Who Shot Rock & Roll, is the first major museum exhibit on rock and roll to spotlight the creative and collaborative role that photographers played in rock music's history. THE EXHIBIT (Open June 23 through October 7, 2012)Organized by the Brooklyn Museum with guest curator and author Gail Buckland, Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present features...

2012-05-23 02:24:20

RICHMOND, Va., May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- James River Writers announces that this year's two winners of the annual Emyl Jenkins Award are poetry advocate Ed Lull and the Virginia Screenwriters' Forum. The awards honor the memory of Jenkins, who passed away in 2010. They aim to recognize organizations and individuals who continue her legacy of inspiring a love of writing and writing education in Virginia. A driving force in the state's poetry world, Lull served four terms as president of...

2012-04-26 23:03:59

Waxing poetic and celebrating creativity makes for a fun and inspiring work day, no matter the industry. Blinds.com employees celebrated National Poetry Month with their favorite window-related poems, white board poetry sessions and more. Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 26, 2012 Poetry and business collide as Blinds.com (http://www.Blinds.com) celebrates National Poetry Month´s ℠Poem In Your Pocket Day´ on April 26th, 2012. The event, founded by the Academy of American Poets...

2012-04-26 06:23:39

NEW YORK, April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Henry A. Kissinger, former U.S. Secretary of State and National Security Advisor, will receive the inaugural "Edmund Burke Award for Service to Culture and Society" at The New Criterion's 30th Anniversary celebration in New York City at an intimate dinner gathering on Thursday, April 26. The award marks the 30th anniversary of The New Criterion, an influential monthly review of the arts and intellectual life, and gives homage to the inspiration...

2012-04-18 02:25:33

RICHMOND, Va., April 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Newly discovered Edgar Allan Poe manuscripts will be revealed in a major exhibit at Richmond, Virginia's Edgar Allan Poe Museum from April 26 to July 11, 2012. Among the recently uncovered pieces are four letters and the only known manuscript for Poe's important early poem "To Helen," which was located last month in the album of one of Poe's cousins. Opening April 26 in honor of the Poe Museum's 90th anniversary, the exhibit From Poe's Quill: The...

2012-04-17 23:01:18

One of the largest poetry events in the UK is a rigorous peer review prize. This year the event will culminate in a unique collaborative eBook. (PRWEB) April 17, 2012 The extension of Poetic Republic´s poetry competition into an eBook publication holds out the prospect of a new publishing model based on large scale anonymous peer review. Throughout May and June many hundreds of poets will read each other´s work in strict isolation, unaware of other participants´ opinions,...

2012-04-07 23:00:13

Anna Jane Wilson writes enlightening prose inspired by own life VICTORIA, Australia (PRWEB) April 08, 2012 Many poems are works of self-inflection and self-discovery, spurred from personal experiences, and taking on a form similar to the confessional poetry made famous by such prolific poets as Sylvia Plath and Robert Lowell. Anna Jane Wilson´s inspiration for “A Leap of Faith for Mankind & Mother Earth” (published by Balboa Press) has a very powerful and inspiring...