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Nov 22, 2018
Poet, scholar Meena Alexander, known for award-winning poetry collection Illiterate Heart, dies at 67Meena Alexander was best-known for her award-winning collections of poetry Illiterate Heart (2002) and Raw Silk (2004) among many other literary works.
Jul 09, 2018
Gieve Patel's Collected Poems offer a rare journey into the writer’s mind and imagination, its developmentGieve Patel — a medical practitioner, playwright and painter — published his first collection of poems in 1966. The poem ‘On Killing a Tree’ from that collection is perhaps his most widely known.
Mar 21, 2018
On World Poetry Day, an ode to the quiet genius of Kedarnath Singh's versesInspired initially by Brecht and later by Neruda, Kedarnath Singh found rare balance between accessibility and depth | #FirstCulture
Mar 21, 2018
World Poetry Day: Read the selected verses of three noted Indian poets, in Assamese, Malayalam, SindhiOn World Poetry Day 2018, poets Jiban Narah (Assamese), Anita Thampi (Malayalam), Mohan Himthani (Sindhi) share their verses with us — spanning subjects as diverse as smartphone addiction to womanhood
Dec 03, 2017
Full Disclosure: Manohar Shetty on why successful poems have a life of their ownManohar Shetty’s Full Disclosure (2017) brings together selected poems from each of his seven previous collections | #FWeekend
Jun 24, 2017
Poet/prophet: Adil Jussawalla on poetry, mortality, and his recent prolific output after years of 'absence'In this interview with Firstpost, the poet Adil Jussawalla talks about his latest collection of verse, Gulestan; his iconic Clearing House Collective, and the 'Bombay Poets'