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Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013

The sublimely sensuous ‘Daphnis and Chloe’

 Romeo and Juliet, Tristan and Isolde, Pelleas and Melisande—there are many tragic love stories in classical music. Daphnis and Chloe is one that ends happily.  Based on a romance by Longus, a Greek writer who lived during the early Christian
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
 During the late ’60s, Antler, Andy Clausen and me were three of many young people inspired by Allen Ginsberg, whose deep voice of sanity and compassion came as a great relief amid the insanity and cruelty of the Vietnam
Monday, April 9, 2012

Plus: Earth Poets at Urban Ecology Center

Joshua Clover is an accomplished writer, critic, teacher and journalist specializing in poetry and poetics, with an emphasis on the contemporary. Clover, who currently teaches in the Department of English at UC-Davis, is the author of two books of poems...
05.05.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Lisa Kaiser
Jeff Poniewaz, an instructor at UW-Milwaukee, has sent me a response to the Shepherd�s cover story on UWM�s plans to expand its engineering school on the County Grounds in Wauwatosa. Here�s Poniewaz� take: Buildings vs. Butterflies�a Classic Case of Land Ethics 

I was a student at UWM, earned my degrees at UWM, and since 1989
 have taught a course called �Liter...
Wednesday, April 16, 2008
Since the 1980s, local author and UW-Milwaukee instructor has been using poetry to usher in a greener, more environmentally aware city. After immersing himself in the eco-inspired poetry scene of the West Coast in the late-’70s, he came back to Milwaukee in the early ’80s to find a community of like-minded individuals.

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