en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Performance_poetry

Performance poetry is poetry that is specifically composed for or during a performance before ... The National Endowment for the Arts is now accepting varied presentations for publication verification for poetry ... The plurality of the literary performance is under the control of the poet/writer, and the performer never minimizes ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spoken_word

Spoken word is a performance art that is word-based. It is an oral art that focuses on the ... Performance poetry, which is kindred to performance art, is explicitly written to be performed aloud and consciously shuns the written form. "Form" ... Spoken word in African American culture drew on a rich literary and musical heritage.

www.poets.org/poetsorg/text/peril-poetry-reading-page-versus-performance

Jan 26, 2005 ... Performance poetry and spoken word has burgeoned too, but with its emphasis less on text than on the poet's presentation of the work, its aesthetics ... together, creating a community for the most intimidating of the verbal arts. ... In his keynote address at the 1996 PEN Literary Awards, Richard Howard ...

www.britannica.com/art/literature

The name has traditionally been applied to those imaginative works of poetry and prose ... The art of literature is not reducible to the words on the page; they are there ..... literature: presentation, development, complication, crisis, and resolution. ... day and, best of all, should be confined within the actual time of performance.

curriculum.eleducation.org/curriculum/ela/grade-4/module-1

Jan 29, 2018 ... This module uses literature and informational text to introduce students ... in preparation for reading their poems aloud for the performance task. For the performance task at the end of the unit, students participate in a poetry presentation in which they ... Each unit in the 3-5 Language Arts Curriculum has two ...

www.ncte.org/lessons/poetry

A Bear of a Poem: Composing and Performing Found Poetry ... parallel poems based on a descriptive passage they have chosen from a piece of literature they are reading. ... In this lesson, students explore ekphrasis—writing inspired by art.

www.poetry.org/whatis.htm

Poetry (ancient Greek: ποιεω (poieo) = I create) is an art form in which ... It consists largely of oral or literary works in which language is used in a .... With the advent of printing, poets gained greater control over the visual presentation of their work. ... and to the practice of writing poetic plays for performance in their theatres.

lectures.org/series

The Literary Arts Series presents talks and conversations with the leading fiction ... The Poetry Series presents established and emerging poets for readings and ...

www.poetrysocietyny.org

The Poetry Society of New York is a non-profit dedicated to promoting poetry within our ... of poetry; by building meaningful partnerships in the worlds of art, literature, ... Milk Press merges the poetry & visual art worlds by cultivating & presenting ... The Poetry Brothel was conceived as a performance art event aimed at ...