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Poetry Sunday: Anna Akhmatova

By Women's Voices For Change
Anna Akhmatova lived in another place and another time. What is timeless about her and her poetry is her dedication to the true thing. She possessed, and described with lucid awareness, what actually was.
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Poetry Friday: Edwidge Danticat Voices Haiti, Always

By Women's Voices For Change
As we all shudder through news of the aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti, pausing to send money though text messages on our cell phones to well-established NGOs such as the Red Cross or Partners in Health, we’ve also been hearing from the literary voices that for many of us first brought Haiti alive, such as MacArthur “genius grant” winner…
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