Posts Tagged ‘Berlin’

“A 35,000 Year Old Queen Caused a Rift Between Germany and Egypt” (Terry O’Connor)

Friday, November 6th, 2009

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twilight…
an egret’s silhouette
between worlds

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Headlines:

“A 35,000 Year Old Queen Caused a Rift Between Germany and Egypt” (NY Times)

“Egypt and Germany Fight over Nefertiti” (Spiegel International)

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Poem by Terry O’Connor. Read more by this poet.

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“Germany still divided, says Merkel” (Barbara A. Taylor)

Saturday, November 14th, 2009

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letting it fall…
the dominoes of freedom
twenty years on

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Headlines:

“Germany still divided, says Merkel” (Sydney Morning Herald)

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Poem by Barbara A. Taylor (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“The Day Berlin Was Divided: Kennedy Surprised by ‘Such Strong American Outrage to the Wall’” (Chen-ou Liu)

Monday, November 16th, 2009

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Berlin 1961—
walls within walls
within walls?

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Headlines:

“The Day Berlin Was Divided: Kennedy Surprised by ‘Such Strong American Outrage to the Wall’” (Der Spiegel)

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Poem by Chen-ou Liu (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Giant Penis Sparks Bizarre Media War” (Chen-ou Liu)

Sunday, December 20th, 2009

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my little brother
stands at full attention
for the first time
these left wing poems
in the spotlight

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Headlines:

“Berlin’s History Res-Erected: Giant Penis Sparks Bizarre Media War” (Der Spiegel)

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Poem by Chen-ou Liu (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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