TITLE

Poets Against the War

AUTHOR(S)
Hart, Ellen Louise
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Emily Dickinson International Society Bulletin;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the political action taken by poets in response to the war in Iraq. Origins in the proposed White House Symposium on "Poetry and the American Voice"; Participants' decision to resurrect the Vietnam Era "Poets Against the War" movement; Government's attempts to stop the project; The growth of the related website; Presentation of excerpts from the submitted poems.
ACCESSION #
12276051

 

Related Articles

  • News Sites Pull Ads, Get High Traffic. Taylor, Catherine P. // MediaWeek;3/24/2003, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p10 

    Reports on the decision of news Web sites to cancel advertisements due to the war in Iraq. Features of the Web site of MSNBC.com; Details on the Web site of ABC News Live; Information on the increase in online traffic in the news site.

  • From Put-Down to Catch-Up. Gitlin, Todd // American Prospect;Mar2003, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p33 

    Reports on the anti-Iraq war movement in the U.S. News coverage of the movement; Number of protestors; Background on the organization of the movement.

  • Peace activists divided on Iraq withdrawal. O'Neill, Patrick // National Catholic Reporter;9/26/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 41, p17 

    Presents several views of peace activists regarding the action of the U.S. in Iraq after the war. Necessity of the presence of U.S. troops in area; Arguments on the need to withdraw U.S. troops in Iraq; Obligation of the U.S. to rebuild the country.

  • Best of the War Blogs. Hamilton, Anita // Time International (South Pacific Edition);4/7/2003, Issue 13, p63 

    The article presents information on various war-related weblogs or war blogs that have become very popular since the beginning of Iraq war. The blogs focuses on perspectives that are often neglected in most U.S. news reports. These informal texts include firsthand accounts from soldiers,...

  • Good Questions. Cardozo, A. Lorren // Extra!;Oct2005, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p4 

    Presents a letter to the editor about appreciation of the Web site FAIR.org. and U.S. President George W. Bush's action of misleading the public into an illegal war in Iraq.

  • War commands the Web.  // Marketing Week;3/27/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p30 

    Presents the results of a survey on online and media web sites' coverage of the U.S.-led war against Iraq. Growth in web traffic in news web sites.

  • BLOGS of WAR. Piper, Paul S.; Ramos, Miguel // Searcher;Feb2005, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p15 

    Reviews several Web sites that contain information on Iraq war. Future of Portal Iraq; Blogs of War; News From Baghdad.

  • Corporate bandwidth blocked by news viewers.  // Computer Weekly;3/27/2003, p6 

    Warns information technology departments to monitor corporate bandwidths for user access to news sites, with the increase of interest in the Iraq War.

  • War on the Web. Birchfield, Damon // New Zealand Management;Apr2003, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p16 

    Presents information on several western daily newspapers sites covering the impending Iraqi war, as of April 2003. Nytimes.com; Washingtonpost.com; Cnn.com.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics