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Thinking Verse: Denise Riley Reads Milton and Fashion Exerts a Pressure

This is amazing: Denise Riley reads Milton. Also check out the other contents of Thinking Verse. The Henri Meschonnic essay, in particular: There have always been fashions. But this fashion exerts a pressure, the pressure of many accumulated academicisms. An atmospheric pressure: the air of the times. Opposed to this suffocation of the poem by [...]
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Fashion Designer Denise Hajjar on Success, Inspiration & Bostonian Fashion

Lifestyle / Fashion : JustLuxe: Fashion and Style (3 years ago)

Denise Hajjar always knew she wanted to be a fashion designer ever since she was a young child; but she never could have imagined becoming one Boston?s top designers having sold her creations nationally to department stores, special... Read Post

Denise Riley on BBC Radio

Writing / Poetry : Harriet: The Blog (2 years ago)

For those Denise Riley fans among you–or newly reckoning, perhaps because of Dana Ward’s recent piece–check out a reading and talk with the poet on BBC Radio’s show The Verb, dated just this March 15 as part of a segment on grief an... Read Post

Kanye West Snubbing Music For Fashion Riches?

Ethnicity & Race / African American : Bossip (16 hours ago)

This is why media outlets that actually know about Hip-Hop culture and its artists will always be necessary. The New York Post seems to think Kanye West would actually back off music to focus strictly on fashion… Continue Read Post

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