Attention Shawnee County History Buffs: The Shawnee County Historical Society presents a virtual program on Poet and author Langston Hughes and you are invited. Hughes spent a few years of his childhood in Topeka in the 1900s and attended Harrison School. Washburn professor and past Poet Laureate of Kansas, Eric...
AUTHOR: Julie Sellers This collection of beautiful, whimsical poems and photographs invites readers into the world of a young woman known across the world, Anne of Green Gables, of Prince Edward Island, Canada.The author reflects in her poems the magic of the Anne stories published by L.M. Montgomery in eight...
seveneightfive magazine and ArtsConnect teamed up on March 20, 2020 to bring virtual house concerts, supporting local artists, poets and musicians. Over 75 artists were featured (and paid) thanks to Artist Relief Funds and the generosity of viewers. Here is a look back on the first house concert and announcement...
“The First Time, the Heart (A Portrait of Life 1854-1913)” is a portfolio by Dario Robleto, of fifty lithographs about his research into the history of the human heart, and more specifically, our attempt to record a heartbeat. It is now part of The Spencer Art Museum's permanent collection.
photos by Miranda Chavez-Hazim | SOMOS-KS event June 12, 2020
Kansas Poems by Brian Daldorph speaks to the unassuming allure of Kansas; giving voice to the places and people we sometimes overlook.
A toast absurd enough to wash away last year and welcome a new one.
A nation unto itself, a mirror of modern life... Unlike a watched pot this book begins to boil the more you read it.
A Poem of Gratitude From Kansas
"I have what some might call a jazzy style, a style influenced by jazz music--its cadences, its democratic freedom, and, at times, its sense of urgency." - Kevin Rabas