Henze will perform his poem, "For Those Who Love Fast, Loud Things" this weekend during qualifications for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Along with cold brews and hot cars, the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 will be fueled by a highly unlikely injection: poetry.
As part of its mission to expand audiences for classical music, the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra has been reinventing the concert experience.
Ten Bloomington poets took a cue from ten paintings by local artists to create new poems "just loosely tied to the original, that take on a life of their own."
Poetry Out Loud, the national recitation contest, inspires local high schooler Phiona Raffington to plunge into words and create community among her peers.
Author Nadine Pinede's fibromyalgia has affected her writing in a surprising way.
Poet Antonia Mathew says a poem begins with a tap on the shoulder from the muse. Helen May describes the impetus as more of a kick from her surroundings.
Chicago's Poems While You Wait project comes to Bloomington.
Almost two decades after his death, Beat writer William S. Burroughs is being feted by Bloomington literati on what would have been his 100th birthday.
Poets, playwrights, novelists and short story writers put their words on stage at Fourth Street.