Maureen E. Doallas's Blog Posts Tagged 'profile' (10)

Monday Muse: Discovering Michael Carter

Monday Muse profiles Michael Carter, a printmaker, digital artist, author of children's books, classroom instructor, and curriculum design specialist. Included is the trailer for his latest book "The Stone".

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on December 2, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments

Monday Muse: 2014 Texas Poet Laureate

Monday Muse profiles Texas's 2014 Poet Laureate, Dean Young:

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 18, 2013 at 8:34am — No Comments

Monday Muse: Kansas's Poet Laureate

Monday Muse profiles new Kansas Poet Laureate Wyatt Townley.

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on July 15, 2013 at 6:17am — No Comments

Monday Muse Watches Allen Ginsberg

Today, Monday Muse offers a 20:30-minute excerpt from the fascinating film "The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg" by Jerry Aronson.

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 26, 2012 at 6:51am — No Comments

Monday Muse: North Carolina's Poet Laureate

Monday Muse profiles North Carolina's new Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti:

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 15, 2012 at 6:38am — No Comments

Monday Muse: Naomi Long Madgett

Monday Muse profiles the "Godmother of African American poetry", Naomi Long Madgett. The trailer for an award-winning documentary about Madgett's life and work is featured.

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on February 27, 2012 at 6:34am — No Comments

Monday Muse Profile of Taha Muhammad Ali

Today Monday Muse profiles briefly the Palestinian poet Taha Muhammad Ali, who died in October. I've included an excerpt from one of his poems and a list of resources, including sites offering his work online. In addition, I include video of a PBS interview with the poet and a video of the poet's appearance at the Dodge Festival in 2006. I highly recommend Adina Hoffman's biography "My Happiness Bears No Relation to Happiness", which I have read.…


Added by Maureen E. Doallas on December 5, 2011 at 5:57am — No Comments

Monday Muse: 2011 Texas Poet Laureate

David M. Parsons, who began serving as the Poet Laureate of Texas in May of this year and will conclude his term in May of 2012, is the subject of today's Monday Muse profile.

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on November 21, 2011 at 7:23am — No Comments

Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts

This post profiles the Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts on the Umatilla Indian Reservation in eastern Oregon. Its mission is to provide opportunities for Native Americans to develop their artistic gifts. It produces an array of wonderful prints.

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on August 31, 2011 at 6:30am — No Comments

Poet Chris Abani Muses on Humanity

Today's post is a brief profile of poet Chris Abani. Included is a TED Talk he gave in 2008 in which he muses on humanity. He's a marvelous story-teller and deeply inspirational.

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 30, 2011 at 5:56am — No Comments

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