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Slam Critic Slammed
Poetry’s fortunes in the wider world can seem grim at times but for lovers of poetry - its writers and readers - the form is more often than not little less than an obsession. As such, the poetry community can be deeply divided.
Last month, local slam poet Emilie Zoey Baker came into the Wheeler Centre to deliver an impassioned defence of slam poetry…
New News by the Centre for Advancing Journalism
Hypothetical: Fake News and Ethical War Reporting
Beyond Critical Failure
If there was one intention for the week of Critical Failure it was that it would create debate - either in the event itself or spilling out onto the web or newspaper pages in the following weeks.
Critical Failure: Books panellist Rebecca Starford
By way of right of reply, the participants have already begun penning some further thoughts. Book critic Peter Craven called the…
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