Poetry

The Doctor Is Out

CHOP doc practices healing power of poetry

Carroll - The Doc Is Out Goldstein

First Friday

Gallery Gameplan: public and private space invaders

First Friday 4.7

Arts & Culture

30th Street Station commuters will be treated to live poetry readings

30th Street Station

Poetry

Poetry takes wing in Philadelphia

Yolanda Wisher

Pregnancy Loss

Poems that honor the postpartum body following loss

Amy Wright Glenn grief

Events

Inaugural Poe Arts Festival to take place Halloween weekend

Edgar Allan Poe Portrait

Events

African American Museum in Philadelphia exhibit honors Ntozake Shange's 'for colored girls'

Ntozake Shange

Books

New book of poems, 'Franklinstein,' tells complicated history of Germantown

Wedding Altar Germantown

The Arts

Pew Center for Arts & Heritage doles out major arts & culture grants for 2016

Fleisher

Events

The Philly Pigeon to host poetry workshop with special slam poetry night

Poetry

The Arts

Five for Friday: Poet laureate Yolanda Wisher

Yolanda Wisher

Events

Listen to the '2016 Poetic Address to the Nation' at the Painted Bride

Poetry

The Arts

Yolanda Wisher announced as Philadelphia's third poet laureate

Yolanda Wisher

Events

Ursula Rucker joins Shawn Theodore exhibit closing at Painted Bride

Shawn Theodore the Avenues

Events

Artists and poets host exhibition discussing racism

Poetry

Events

Try slam poetry in 2016

Poetry Slam

Events

First Person Arts Festival wants Philly to share its stories

First Person Arts festival

Literature

Poe & Philadelphia: How the city shaped history's spookiest writer

Edgar Allen Poe

Poet

Philly seeks poet laureate nominations

Poet laureate

Influencers

18 young Philadelphians shaping the future of the city's creative class

Creative Class

Inspirations

Inspirational poem tacked in London bar goes viral

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Poetry

Seven poets keeping the rhythmic tradition alive in Philadelphia

Poetry

Literature

Juan Felipe Herrera named first Latino U.S. poet laureate

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Events

Philadelphia Poet Laureate leads poetry workshop for students

Frank Sherlock

The Arts

Philly in search of its next youth poet laureate

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Events

'Yin and Nye' combines poetry and yoga

Yoga