http://www.alicefulton.com/books/isr2005.html On this International Women’s day I would like to thank Shailja Patel for talking about the work of poet Alice Fulton,
Originale inglese di Shailja Patel, traduzione italiana di Marta Matteini. La performance in inglese è stata registrata nell’ambito della serie TED TalentSearch http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3aTpS4gjDss La musicista Bi Kidude è morta a quasi cento anni, nell’aprile 2013
by Pina Piccolo The primary goal of the poet, the primary role of poetry, is to humanize. […] The poets in this book confront head on, with their lyrical and philosophical depth and swagger, the violence that’s imposed upon them here on a daily basis.
http://www.wasafiri.org/pages/blog_01/blog_item.asp?Blog_01ID=186 Great interview with internationally acclaimed poet and commentator Shailja Patel debating and meditating on what words can do today,
Thanks to Shailja Patel, for posting the work of this incredible wordsmith. I have been thinking about the need for new words and a new aesthetic,