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Poe’s Eureka in Dialogue

Posted on: January 9th, 2014 by
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Yitna Firdyiwek directs Poe's Eureka. He, like the rest of the creative team, has a love for the art of filmmaking, and for the art of language making. We all marvel at Edgar Allan Poe's language in Eureka. He, also like the rest of us, is not fully at ease with the marketplaces of American culture. ybf2u-1He writes: "We Continue reading the story "Poe’s Eureka in Dialogue"

Poe’s Eureka –The Fundraising Campaign

Posted on: December 16th, 2013 by
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Few people realize that with Edgar Allan Poe's Eureka: a prose poem Poe successfully fused the language of science with that of poetry. His imaginative speculation, similar in shape to a thought experiment, takes his audience on a fantastic journey through the cosmos, but not as an uninterested bystander. The journey that Poe offers his reader is that of participant, a participant in a cosmic Continue reading the story "Poe’s Eureka –The Fundraising Campaign"