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Posts Tagged ‘Emily Dickinson’

Snack Food of the Stars: 9 Famous Authors’s Snack Break Delights January 8, 2015: Yes, Emily Dickinson baked bread two times a day. No, Agatha Christie did not have like to eat scones with her scones and Devonshire cream. (Just the cream, apparently.) More from Mental Floss: [...] by

Joely Richardson Takes On Emily Dickinson in One-Woman Show October 10, 2014: Vanity Fair talked to actor Joely Richardson about her new Off-Broadway play, The Belle of Amherst, where the English theater royal plays none other than American poet Emily Dickinson in William [...] by

New Development Project Threatens to Destroy Amherst’s Beloved Emily Dickinson Mural August 7, 2014: Locals and developers in Amherst, MA, are trying to see Eye to Eye while a building in the town’s center is poised for redevelopment by a firm called Archipelago. The building in question [...] by

A Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge with Poets House June 16, 2014: This year’s Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge—an annual benefit for New York City’s Poets House—nearly didn’t happen at all. The weather reports had been grim, “foretelling” (as [...] by

Stars, Poetry—Part III: Libra, Scorpio, and Sagittarius May 27, 2014: This is my third meditation on a personal wheel of poetic influence, grouped by modalities. (See here for my first one; here is my second). What Are the Modalities of the Zodiac? A Review below: [...] by

My First Word Was Air? Simon Armitage Aims to Depollute the University of Sheffield May 15, 2014: The Guardian gives us an airful, writing that a Simon Armitage poem has been attached to a building at the University of Sheffield, where it will be on display for one year. Not simply a public [...] by

Who Is Doris Cross? April 25, 2014: Over at the Marfa Book Company, where there is a beautiful gallery space—and where they’ve exhibited works by Robert Grenier, Roni Horn, Rosa Barba, Luis Camnitzer, Nicolas G. Miller, among other [...] by

Dashes Performing ‘Working-Class Poetry': Emily Dickinson to Johan Jönson February 11, 2014: At Actuary Lit, Beth Towle looks at what she considers to be “working-class poetry,” with a needle-eye on Emily Dickinson, who also serves as an example for what Towle likes to call the [...] by

Kazim Not I am Kazim Knot Cosmonaut I am Naught Not I am a Kazimnaut January 31, 2014: The stars we see exist in different space than we do, their well-known patterns and mythical associations dependent on our relationship to them, but also of course in a different time: they are [...] by

Emily Dickinson ‘Fragments’ Collaged By Janet Malcolm January 24, 2014: Today at Slate, Rebecca Onion frames a series of collages clipped and pasted by author/artist Janet Malcolm, and on display at Lori Bookstein Fine Art in New York City through February 8th. The [...] by