The Academy of American Poets is pleased to announce twelve new Poem-a-Day guest editors who will each curate a month of poems in 2021. The guest editors are all award-winning poets who represent wide-ranging editorial perspectives and live in eight different states across the country.

The twelve guest editors are:

January: Fatimah Asghar
February: Rachel Eliza Griffiths
March: Sasha Pimentel
April (National Poetry Month): Jane Hirshfield
May: Sumita Chakraborty
June: Anïas Duplan
July: R. Erica Doyle
August: Kazim Ali
September: Rosa Alcalá 
October: Safiya Sinclair
November: Kimberly Blaeser
December: Ilya Kaminsky

Read the full press release.