The poet reflects on the murdered and disappeared women of Ciudad Juárez, México.
A river can be a lifeline for refugees, or it can be just another line of sorrow in a story.
Iranian poet Farideh Hassanzadeh-Mostafavi faces down fear of war with a poem that explores the difference between coming to her home as a visitor and coming to her home as a soldier.
Sign this petition, sponsored by IPS and Split this Rock, urging Congress to allocate 1 percent of the stimulus package to the arts.
What will be the fate of the arts during this recession? The Institute for Policy Studies recently launched a petition calling for 1 percent of the stimulus package to be spent on the arts.
Here’s a detailed call for the stimulus plan to include a program that will support artists and writers.
In the poem Possibility, Frances Payne Adler reflects on life after the closure of a military base.
Iranian poet Farideh Hassanzadeh talks about war, loss, and the politics of poetry.