How poetry is finding itself on GPS (Times Online)

In the news! The UK’s Global Poetry System project (which featured one of my contributions a few months ago) was one of the Guardian Guide’s top websites in December, and The Times featured an article by Lemn Sissay on how poetry is finding itself on our shared map:

“It ain’t where you go, it’s where you’re at. Global positioning system (GPS) is a mere five years old in the UK. Now you can locate where you are, wherever you are, whenever you want. Things move fast, and now GPS represents more than directions. GPS is “Global Poetry System” — a call to action that uses Google Maps to locate the poetry that surrounds us.”

Read the full article here: How poetry is finding itself on GPS – Times Online.

100_7869.JPGhttp://www.dr2ooo.com/tools/maps/maps.php?zoom=15&ll=45.168937,-92.755895&type=hybrid&width=220&height=180&

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s