From Poetry Slam To Cabaret And Literature
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From Poetry Slam To Cabaret And Literature

Lisa Eckart is different. The woman who only wears vintage Gianni Versace dresses has had a remarkable career. The Austrian is just 27 years old but her power of speech and her pathetic demeanour make her exceptional in the German-speaking cabaret and literature scene. Like a puppeteer, she directs her audience through her universe. Every…

Louise Glück: Life and Poetry
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Louise Glück: Life and Poetry

American writer Louise Glück was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature for an accurate poetic voice that makes the individual daily life into the universal well-being by its raging beauty. Such a decision by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences became unexpected for everyone. Why? Who Is This Writer? Louise Glück is one of the…

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The Pages of Digital Poetry

Digital poetry is considered a new age or wave of literary possibilities. Creative minds and the tech era have met in the middle for an exploration of time, a sense of our world and the potential within us all. Those who have embraced this vibrant form of poetry often immerse themselves into the inner workings…

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The Art of Spoken Word Poetry. Part 1: History

As implied by the title, in this medium the poetic words are spread out loud. It must be distinguished from written poetry because the viewer’s/reader’s experience varies drastically; while in written poetry the reader gets to interpret the words individually as well as attribute such tone and mood to the poem that suits their perception….

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A Poetic Guide to Slam Poetry

Whether you are digitally devising a poetic rendition or performing it live, there is a hint of vulnerability in each word. The love of language includes a charm for symbolism and impression. The valor of poetry is able to hold the reader as if the sky itself moves at an altered pace. It is an…

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The Reimagined Motion of Poetry

Technology has brought us reincarnated versions of what we once knew in the past. If you felt this sentence was cryptic, you may also feel Digital Poetry has advanced into a whole other world. A tech savvy generation has innovated life as we know it. In elementary school, we read lines from legendary poets. The…

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Famous Digital Performer: Maurizio Bolognini

Maurizio Bolognini is an Italian born conceptual media artist. In simple terms he produced digital performances. Before he delved head first into digital performances he was active in his studies, having attend degrees in Urban Planning and Social Services from the University of Birmingham and the University of Venice. He moved towards the research of…

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How Music and Poetry Relate

There is a strong, undeniable connection between music and poetry that has kept both of them alive for years. You may not see them at first but there are many aspects of each category that overlap. For one thing, both music and poetry have features of rhythm. Poems also have aspects of sound just like…