In the News


At the At the Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Tall Tales, Resonant Rhymes

The New York Times
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/26/travel/cowboy-poetry-gathering-nevada.html


How a Godless Democrat Fell in Love With Cowboy Poetry

The Paris Review
https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2017/12/13/godless-democrat-fell-love-cowboy-poetry/

 


Image courtesy of MTV.com

Image courtesy of MTV.com


Cowboy Poetry is the American Art Form You've Never Heard Of

VICE.com
https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/aeq8v4/cowboy-poetry-is-the-american-art-form-youve-never-heard-of


Veterans make peace with past at Cowboy Poetry workshop

Washington Times (AP)
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/feb/5/veterans-make-peace-with-past-at-cowboy-poetry-wor/


How to Cowboy Poetry, From Some Veteran Gathering-Goers

TravelNevada
http://travelnevada.com/adventures/32865/expert-s-guide-to-cowboy-poetry


Open Range Meets Open Mic at the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Smithsonian
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/learn-about-life-ranch-through-cowboy-poetry-180957947/?no-ist


At the Gathering

KNPB Public Broadcasting Video
http://watch.knpb.org/video/2328450237/

 

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