The Postcard Archive provides a glimpse into the Academy of American Poets mailbag at 75 Maiden Lane. Browse postcards and ephemera sent from Sherman Alexie, Henri Cole, Brenda Hillman, Naomi Shihab Nye, Sharon Olds & more.
Advice to Young Poets
At the 2012 AWP Conference, poets who stopped by the Academy of American Poets's table were asked to deliver a piece of advice for younger poets. Below is a sample of these helpful gems of wisdom:
Sophie Cabot Black
Rachel Eliza Griffiths
Eloise Klein Healy
K. Silem Mohammad
Check out these correspondences from the dog days of summer: