The political fury of Percy Bysshe Shelley
A lost work by a great poet has much to say about the state of politics today.
Published in: North Africa, West AsiaA tribute to legendary Sudanese poet Mahjoub Sharif (1948-2014): a story of love, hope and being
As an influential character in Sudanese history, Mahjoub found his way to people’s hearts by making his poetry part...
My transformative icon: UA Fanthorpe
Unofficial poet laureate UA Fanthorpe is an unlikely icon, having left her prestigious career for a job as a...
We could learn from the blues/of Langston Hughes
The poet Langston Hughes was both of and ahead of his time. In Twitter-friendly, succinct verses, he exposed...