American Poets, Vol. 60, Spring–Summer 2021
Happy National Poetry Month!
By Jennifer Benka
2021 First Book Award Winner
Introducing Three New Chancellors: Natalie Diaz, Nikky Finney, and Tracy K. Smith
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Living Nations, Living Words: A Map of First People’s Poetry
by Joy Harjo
Explore the interactive project at loc.gov.
Let’s Stay Together: Notes About Black Poetry & Community
by Adrian Matejka
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From the Academy
Selections from the Dear Poet 2020 Project
Selected poems from books recommended by our Poets Laureate Fellows, featuring Marcus Amaker, Traci Brimhall, Joe Jiménez, Anne Marie Macari, John Murillo, Shawnte Orion, Sam Rush, and Seema Yasmin.
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2021 National Poetry Month Poster Contest Winner
18.25" x 21.25"
Copyright © Bao Lu. Image courtesy of the artist.
Bao Lu is a current senior at Edward R. Murrow High School in Brooklyn, New York. Read the judges citations and more about the poster contest.
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