Poetry

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Appointments

Poet and author to lead National Museum of African American History and Culture

Kevin Young, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York, will succeed Lonnie G. Bunch III

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Francis Bacon

Conversations with Bacon: Marking Grey Gowrie's 75th birthday with his poem on the artist

Gowrie, a former UK arts minister, art dealer and chair of Sotheby’s and the Arts Council, is also a poet

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Books

Books: Anselm Kiefer's engagement with the poetry of Paul Celan

“I myself would like to be a poet”

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Exhibitions

Anthem for doomed youth: Exhibition on twelve soldier poets of World War I on at the Imperial War Museum London

Major war artists get a look in too, making this a must see