Amy Winehouse: ‘A voice like hers comes once in 50 years’

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Amy Winehouse: ‘A voice like hers comes once in 50 years’” – below is their description. Jools Holland reflects on the musical talent and the poetry of Amy Winehouse on the 10th anniversary of her death. Songwriter Zalon Thompson, who was one of Amy’s backing singers, remembers meeting … Read more Amy Winehouse: ‘A voice like hers comes once in 50 years’

TFL Worker Scared of Bacon Sandwich Gets Help With Choking Phobia From the Speakmans | This Morning

This Morning published this video item, entitled “TFL Worker Scared of Bacon Sandwich Gets Help With Choking Phobia From the Speakmans | This Morning” – below is their description. He’s helped raise thousands of commuter’s spirits with inspirational quotes and poetry, but away from his ‘All On The Board’ fame, TFL worker Ian Redgrave has … Read more TFL Worker Scared of Bacon Sandwich Gets Help With Choking Phobia From the Speakmans | This Morning

David Makes Man Poetry on TV | David Makes Man | Oprah Winfrey Network

OWN published this video item, entitled “David Makes Man Poetry on TV | David Makes Man | Oprah Winfrey Network” – below is their description. David Makes Man is poetry in motion. Watch Danez Smith’s #DavidMakesMan-inspired poem written to capture the essence, beauty, and power of Season 2. Tune in to “David Makes Man” Tuesday … Read more David Makes Man Poetry on TV | David Makes Man | Oprah Winfrey Network

Mastering Chinese Poetry: Enjoy beauty of lotus when “Duanwu” comes

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Mastering Chinese Poetry: Enjoy beauty of lotus when “Duanwu” comes” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-14/Mastering-Chinese-Poetry-Enjoy-beauty-of-lotus-when-Duanwu-comes-114d38uiGfC/index.html June 14 marks Dragon Boat Festival, also known as Duanwu Festival, in China. Every time we talk about Duanwu, the name “Qu Yuan” comes up, as the festival is known to … Read more Mastering Chinese Poetry: Enjoy beauty of lotus when “Duanwu” comes

2021/06/11 WB exec weighs In / Dragon Boat Festival origins: A tribute to great poets

CGTN published this video item, entitled “2021/06/11 WB exec weighs In / Dragon Boat Festival origins: A tribute to great poets” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video — The heralded “Asian Century” in a time of #pandemic, #climate change and other global upheavals. How does the rise of the continent work with global … Read more 2021/06/11 WB exec weighs In / Dragon Boat Festival origins: A tribute to great poets

Half geometry, half poetry: The bank was always open for Tim Duncan | Signature Shots

ESPN published this video item, entitled “Half geometry, half poetry: The bank was always open for Tim Duncan | Signature Shots” – below is their description. Tim Duncan built his Hall of Fame career on a masterful array of post moves and a ridiculous level of consistency. On this episode of Signature Shots, ESPN analyst … Read more Half geometry, half poetry: The bank was always open for Tim Duncan | Signature Shots

Two Vancouver men fight anti-Asian racism using practical and poetic means

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Two Vancouver men fight anti-Asian racism using practical and poetic means” – below is their description. Two Vancouverites say they’re fighting anti-Asian hate crimes on their own, with one creating a website where people can report racist incidents and the other spreading awareness through poetry. More on this … Read more Two Vancouver men fight anti-Asian racism using practical and poetic means

A chat with Xu Yuanchong. Ep. 1

CGTN published this video item, entitled “A chat with Xu Yuanchong. Ep. 1” – below is their description. “With over 100 books sold at home and abroad, he’s the only one who translates Chinese poetry into both English and French. That’s what my teacher said about me, and it is the truth.” The outspoken translator … Read more A chat with Xu Yuanchong. Ep. 1

Xu Yuanchong reads Mao Zedong’s poetry

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Xu Yuanchong reads Mao Zedong’s poetry” – below is their description. For Xu Yuanchong, a well-known Chinese translator and the first Asian winner of the world’s highest prize for translation, the Aurora Borealis Prize, age is really just a number. Turning 100 on April 18, the distinguished translator has … Read more Xu Yuanchong reads Mao Zedong’s poetry

Mastering Chinese Poetry: ‘Qingming Scene at the Su Causeway’

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Mastering Chinese Poetry: ‘Qingming Scene at the Su Causeway’” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-04-04/Mastering-Chinese-Poetry-Qingming-Scene-at-the-Su-Causeway–ZbEIO6engk/index.html April 4 marks this year’s Qingming Festival, or Tomb-Sweeping Day, in China. It’s a day to honor deceased family members and visit them at their graves. The festival dates back to over … Read more Mastering Chinese Poetry: ‘Qingming Scene at the Su Causeway’

Everlasting Classics: Pop singer performs classic Tang poetry

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Everlasting Classics: Pop singer performs classic Tang poetry” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-03-29/Everlasting-Classics-Pop-singer-performs-classic-Tang-poetry-Z1ugMuYAE0/index.html Chinese pop singer Zhan Hanyun performed a song for classic Tang Dynasty poetry in the musical variety show “Everlasting Classics.” The TV show has gained popularity since its first season in 2018 by … Read more Everlasting Classics: Pop singer performs classic Tang poetry

Global National: March 27, 2021 | More deaths investigated after Ontario doctor’s murder charge

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: March 27, 2021 | More deaths investigated after Ontario doctor’s murder charge” – below is their description. In our top story: An Ontario doctor has been charged with first-degree murder. The doctor, who specializes in internal medicine, was working in Hawkesbury, a town located between Ottawa … Read more Global National: March 27, 2021 | More deaths investigated after Ontario doctor’s murder charge

How young, diverse voices are leading a resurgence of poetry in Canada

Global News published this video item, entitled “How young, diverse voices are leading a resurgence of poetry in Canada” – below is their description. Poetry is having a moment in Canada. There is a surge of young poets, many of whom represent minority communities, who are writing about their deeply personal experiences. It’s an art … Read more How young, diverse voices are leading a resurgence of poetry in Canada

Live: Celebrate Lantern Festival with poem

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Celebrate Lantern Festival with poem” – below is their description. Today is Lantern Festival, it marks the final day of the traditional Chinese New Year celebrations. Ancient poets wrote countless poems praising the Lantern Festival, and now it is still fun to read. The final episode of “All … Read more Live: Celebrate Lantern Festival with poem

Why is Lantern Festival also Chinese Valentine’s Day?

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Why is Lantern Festival also Chinese Valentine’s Day?” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-02-26/Why-is-Lantern-Festival-also-Chinese-Valentine-s-Day–YbXjtvVSvu/index.html Today millions of people across China and around the world will come together to celebrate the Lantern Festival. In a rarely known fact, the day is the Chinese equivalent of Valentine’s Day. The … Read more Why is Lantern Festival also Chinese Valentine’s Day?