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Poetry Out Loud

Poetry Out Loud

| February 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Poetry Out Loud will hold its 2013 contest on March 16th at Ohio Dominican University. Make plans to be there to support Ohio high schools students on their way to the national championships! This video story is from the ArtZine archives and covers the 2007 competition.  For more information about this year’s activities visit The Ohio Arts [...]

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James Thurber’s Houses

James Thurber’s Houses

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Some say that the houses you have lived in determine your worldview. Maybe you moved around the globe. Maybe you stayed in one spot. Either way, the walls that surround you might have something to do with how you understand what lies outside of them.

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ArtZine Update- Scott Pasfield’s “Gay in America”

ArtZine Update- Scott Pasfield’s “Gay in America”

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Scott Pasfield’s “Gay in America’” honored in many book award lists for 2012.

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Gay In America

Gay In America

| December 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Photographer Scott Pasfield’s intimate portraits of gay men from across the United States speak volumes on more than just sexual identity.

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Slam Poet Rachel Wiley

Slam Poet Rachel Wiley

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Profile of poet Rachel Wiley: her transition from acting to poetry, her take on the recent slam poetry competition where she took fourth place, and clips from her comedy-poetry act.

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An Italian Love Story

An Italian Love Story

| February 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Milena Agus is an up-and-coming Italian writer, who lives in Cagliari, Sardinia, the setting of her award-winning novel, ‘From the Land of the Moon,’ that takes place during the final and post years of World War II.

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Favorite Books of 2010

Favorite Books of 2010

| December 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

WOSU Book Critic Kassie Rose and Classical Music Host Christopher Purdy discuss some of their favorite books of 2010

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How Three Columbus Writers Spent National Novel Writing Month

How Three Columbus Writers Spent National Novel Writing Month

| December 10, 2010 | 2 Comments

It’s the dawning of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), the annual competition that, since it began in 1999, has challenged millions of scribes worldwide to crank out 50,000-word drafts of their novels in just 30 days.

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Book Review: Bound by Antonya Nelson

Book Review: Bound by Antonya Nelson

| December 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

Antonya Nelson’s new novel opens dramatically with a fatal one-car accident. This is the stuff of great fictional domestic life in the right hands, and Nelson’s definitely dead on.

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A Poetry Reading with NEA Fellowship Winner Maggie Smith

A Poetry Reading with NEA Fellowship Winner Maggie Smith

| December 3, 2010 | 3 Comments

Smith reads two of her poems here, “Apologue (1)” – which she calls “an experiment” – and “The List of Dangers,” a reflection on her move to suburbia as a young girl.

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