Category Archives: Poetry

The workshop with Matiss Silins

Today, ISGR was visited by the spoken word poet Matiss Silins, Sweden’s first spoken word pedagogue. It happened within the school’s Creative School project. Matiss ran first a workshop with LGRM in Swedish, and then one in English with MYP. At … Continue reading

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Spoken word workshop tomorrow

Tomorrow, students from grade 9 will do a spoken word workshop with Matiss Silins. Matiss Silins is a spoken word poet since 1997, and Sweden’s first spoken word-educator. Right now, Matiss is working with the performance “We have to talk.” A story about … Continue reading

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Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize in Literature

There were many happy and surprised voices heard, when it became clear that Bob Dylan (1941-) had won the Nobel Prize in literature. The reason was as follows: “for having created new poetic expression within the great American song tradition.” … Continue reading

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Refrigerator Poetry and winners of the quiz

Thank you for many nice class visits during the Poetry Week! It was great that so many classes could come to the library, fun to take part of many students’ poems and also fun that as many as about 100 … Continue reading

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What does poetry mean to you?

On March 21 is the World Poetry Day. The most common when thinking of poetry is to relate to poetry written by poets. But there is so much more that is also included within poetry: lyrics, messages people write to each … Continue reading

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