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Posts Tagged ‘Cowboy Poetry’

‘What the hell is cowboy poetry, anyway?’ New Yorker’s Carson Vaughan Visits R.P. Smith, Nevada, to Find Out March 17, 2016: The National Cowboy Poetry Gathering began when a group of “western folklorists” including Hal Cannon, the festival’s founding director, set out to “preserve America’s [...] by

National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Celebrates 30th Anniversary January 27, 2014: Celebrate the lifestyle of the wild west next week at the 30th anniversary of the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada. Participants include ranchers, storytellers, musicians, radio [...] by

Cowboy Poetry attacked with… poetry? March 9, 2011: Political theater now plays out on more venues than just the floor of the Capitol, but verse still thrives on all of them. Harry Reid has been catching some flack for citing Nevada’s annual [...] by