- Los Angeles mayor names new poet laureate: Luis J. Rodriguez
- Wisdom Quarterly names L.A./Afghan Laila Re poet-in-residence
- Pakistani heroine (or possible fake) Malala Yousafai is a Noble laureate
- The would-be lesbian brides (gay tears and cheers)
- Trouble in the Navajo Nation: Deschene out
- The Yousefai campaign continues
- WEIRD NEWS (KFI AM)
- Magic of Bamiyan (Kapilavastu), Afghanistan: (Scott_in_Kabul)
- Clay Gilliland in Buddhist Burma
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" (animation)
Gothic literature comes to life as Director Aaron Quinn animates "Lenore" and the beloved masterpiece "The Raven." From the mind of Edgar Allan Poe comes poetry Quinn has translated into a 14:58 minute animated film. Watch as Edwin plays the tortured soul of Guy De Vere as his soul is tortured by the loss of his one true love, Lenore. Written by Edgar Allan Poe, narrated by Basil Soper, musical score by Les Harper, and directed and animated by Aaron Quinn.
The Simpsons (James Earl Jones) do Poe
(The Simpsons) Halloween version of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" performed by Matt Groening's Simpsons, the real U.S. first family.
The Real Edgar Allan Poe (documentary)
(Edgar Poe) Abandoned by his stealth father, orphaned by his young actress mother, taken in by a kind woman who died of consumption and her husband, Mr. Allan, a rough trader, who sent him off to the University of Virginia, Edgar Poe became a troubled artist. Then he lost another beautiful older woman. All of these losses affected him grievously and gave us one of the greatest American writers.
Fifty Shades of Filthy, Filthy Grey feat. Dakota Johnson