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The US postal service honors 10 Twentieth-Century Poets by issuing a stamp of each poet. Many famous people are commemorated on stamps and now the USPS honors 10 Top Poets on postage stamps. These US Postage forever stamps, issued in 2012 celebrate the works of America's greatest poets. These elite poets are each remembered by having a postage stamp honoring their life and achievements. They join the ranks of famous faces that have appeared on US postal stamps.
The label of "lesbian" placed on homosexual women is not new. In fact the label goes back at least a century or so. Where does the word lesbian come from though, and what does it actually mean? How did we settle on THAT word to describe a whole subset of the population?
Jesus Christ is one of the most proclaimed figures in human history. Virtually everyone knows of this person and the amazing things he did to inspire people and teach them humanistic values. Many people believe the Jesus figure was real, and did everything as depicted in the Bible. There are others who claim Jesus never existed. Here at StreamlineInfo we will provide information to help you come to your own conclusion of whether Jesus is real, or never existed, or some varying degree.
In the poem, "when I consider how my light is spent," John Milton uses biblical literature to consider the second half of his life, which will be difficult for him because of his blindness and comes to the conclusion that man (he) must employ his God- given talent irrespective of the limitation he faces. This poem considers the relationship between man and God.
The Pre-Raphaelite artists created grand visions of rich colour and ideal images of beauty, death, mythology or historical events. Influenced by Romanticism, these artists sought freedom of expression and were inspired by the Medieval age. The beauty of nature also motivated the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and was also a spiritual focus for this group.
Remembrance Day originated in the outpouring of grief at the end of World War I, the "war to end all wars". That grief is also reflected in the work of the World War One poets, the greatest of which is Wilfred Owen.
Poetry is economical, low calorie and endlessly stimulating. If the only poetry you read in a month is the poetry published in the New Yorker, you would not be doing bad. Poetry in Western Literature hit a high point in the 1500's when all educated people penned it....
Thoreau's Walden is a pivotal work and contains messages of simplicity, enjoyment and interconnectedness. This book changed my perspective on life and I am a better person for having read it.
Tupac the famous American dead rapper Introduction In this review I will be telling you about Tupac the famous American dead rapper whose real name is Lesane Parish Crooks. He was born on June 16th 1971 and he died when he was 25 which was on September 13th...
November 2007 marked 250 years since the birth of English philosopher, poet and artist William Blake
The ancient stones reveal those tales of pomp, glory and splendor - engaging you with the antiquity and enduring appeal of the Eternal City of Delhi.
The Beat Generation produced some of the greatest writing in history. Allen Ginsberg was its' unofficial spokesperson. Read more about the genius of this confused writer, who poured out his angst in his poetry and changed the face of the literary world forever.
Yorkshire Day is on the 1st August every year. A day to celebrate one of the finest and most beautiful, yet historic Counties in England. The scenery, people, beauty spots, history and culture mean Yorkshire people should most definitely be proud and enjoy their Yorkshire day.
Katerina Georgia Plessos, a young refugee from the Greek Wars of independence arrived in Sydney Australia in 1835, she is believed to be the last person to speak to Lord Byron. Byron, had rushed off to Greece in support of the struggle for Greek independence from Turkey, but died before he could fulfil his plans to attack the Turkish-held fortress of Lepanto.