Poets

Some articles on poets, poet:

Celtic Polytheism - Priesthood
... In Ireland the filid were visionary poets, associated with lorekeeping, versecraft, and the memorisation of vast numbers of poems ... connected to poetry, and the satire of a gifted poet was a serious curse upon the one being satirised ... To run afoul of a poet was a dangerous thing indeed to a people who valued reputation and honor more than life itself ...
Gabriella Sica
... Gabriella Sica (born October 24, 1950) is an Italian poet ... publications, a magazine where new poets can publish their works ... which deals with the orientation to poets in the last two decades of 20th century ...
Theatre In Italy - Arts - Literature
... in the world, with numerous writers, poets, philosophers, and historians, such as Pliny the Elder, Pliny the Younger, Virgil, Horace, Propertius, Ovid and Livy ... The most important of these poets was the notary Giacomo da Lentini, reputed to have invented the sonnet form ... This new understanding of love, expressed in a smooth, pure style, influenced some Florentine poets, especially Guido Cavalcanti and the young Dante Alighieri ...
Three Bards - History
... of a bard was a Polish approximation of the Ancient Latin term poeta vates, denoting a poet to whom the gods granted the ability to foresee the future ... the term wieszcz was used to denote various poets ... Though the poets did not form a particular poetic group or movement, all of them started to be seen as moral leaders of a nation deprived of political ...
LGBT Rights In Spain - LGBT Culture - Literature
... The gay and bisexual poets of this literary movement were amongst the most influential in Spanish literature Federico García Lorca, Emilio Prados, Luis Cernuda ... These poets were highly influenced by the great gay authors of the rest of Europe, such as Oscar Wilde, André Gide, mainly his Corydon, and Marcel Proust ... also his Poemas arabigoandaluces, which included the pederastic poets of Al-Andalus ...

Famous quotes containing the word poets:

    Can you remember? when we thought
    the poets taught how to live?
    Adrienne Rich (b. 1929)

    Poets are sitting in my kitchen.
    Why do these poets lie?
    Why do children get children and
    Did you hear what it said?
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    That is what all poets do: they talk to themselves out loud; and the world overhears them. But it’s horribly lonely not to hear someone else talk sometimes.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)