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GPB Hosts Spoken Word Workshop And Poetry Slam For Teens

Referred to as a “redwood tree, with deep roots in American culture,” Dr. Maya Angelou gave people the freedom to think about their history in a way they never had before and inspired...

January 24, 2017

Atlanta History Center Hosts Poetry Out Loud Contest

Spoken word is a powerful art form, embedded in culture and history, that blends raw human emotion with public speaking skills. Thanks to The Atlanta History Center and its partnership with Poetry...

November 14, 2016

Much Ado About Shakespeare: Teacher Resources And Activities

“The first and most important lesson...is that there are no rules about how to do Shakespeare, just clues...” ~Antony Sher and Greg DoranAlthough this month marks the 400th anniversary of...

April 19, 2016

Classroom Resources For National Poetry Month

April 2016 is the 20th anniversary of National Poetry Month. Over the years, National Poetry Month has become the largest literary celebration in the world with schools, publishers, libraries,...

April 5, 2016

Atlanta Race Riots | Burns Suppers | 'Disgraced' Debuts At Alliance

It’s been 110 years since one of the bloodiest events in Atlanta’s history. In 1906, thousands of whites gathered in the city’s downtown to attack black residents. The race riot spanned four days and...

January 27, 2016

Breakroom | Savannah's DEEP Center Honored | The Middle Class

The Breakroom panel talks about how some journalists are covering Donald Trump’s xenophobic remarks and whether Atlanta’s forthcoming billion dollar stadium will be worth it if draws a Superbowl to...

December 11, 2015

Brave New Voices | On Set In GA | "Secessia" Author Kent Wascom

You know how your curiosity is piqued every time you pass a row of trailers surrounded by film crew personnel? We look at what movies are shooting in Georgia right now. Plus, novelist Kent Wascom...

July 23, 2015

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