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DVDs in the Library
The Power of Poetics
Call Number: DVD LB 1529 .U5 P648 2007
The Poetry Lounge Series, v. 2. Performance poetry.
Six Centuries of Verse
Call Number: DVD PR 503.S59 2010
Publication Date: 2010
Traces the evolution of English-language poetry from Beowulf to modern times.
Poetry in Motion
Call Number: DVD PS 325.P59 2002
A performance film of contemporary poets which celebrates poetry's ancient oral tradition. Twenty-four leading North American poets sing, chant and read from their own works.
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African-American poetry 1750-1900.
American poetry 1600-1900.
English poetry from 600 to 1900.
Faber Poetry Library
20th Century poetry.
Twentieth Century African-American Poetry
African-American poetry 1900-1999.
Twentieth Century American Poetry
American poetry 1900-1999.
Twentieth-Century English Poetry
English poetry 1900-1999.
Recent Poetry Award Winners in the CFCC Library
Call Number: PS 3552 .I33 2017
Publication Date: 2017-08-15
National Book Award for Poetry winner, 2017.
Adrienne Rich - Collected Poems, 1950-2012
Adrienne Rich; Claudia Rankine (Introduction by)
Call Number: PS 3535 .I233 2016
Publication Date: 2016-06-21
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry finalist, 2017.
Adrienne Rich also won the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize in 1986.
Call Number: PS 3552 .A443 O97 2015
Publication Date: 2015-03-26
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner, 2016.
Voyage of the Sable Venus
Robin Coste Lewis
Call Number: PS 3612 .E98 A6 2015
Publication Date: 2015-09-29
National Book Award for Poetry winner, 2015.
Call Number: PS 3616 .A737 A6 2014
Publication Date: 2014-10-07
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner, 2015.
Call Number: PS 3568 .A572 C58 2014
Publication Date: 2014-10-07
National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry winner, 2014.
Forward Prize for Poetry, Best Collection, 2015.
Call Number: PS 3565 .L34 S73 2012
Publication Date: 2012-09-04
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner, 2012.
Useless Landscape - A Guide for Boys
D. A. Powell
Call Number: PS 3566 .O828 U85 2012
Publication Date: 2012-02-14
National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry winner, 2012.
Life on Mars: Poems
Tracy K. Smith
Call Number: PS 3619 .M5955 L54 2011
Publication Date: 2011-05-10
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner, 2011.
Space, in Chains
Call Number: PS 3561 .A6993 S63 2011
Publication Date: 2011-03-15
National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry winner, 2011.
The Best of It: New and Selected Poems
Call Number: PS 3568 .Y38 B47 2010
Publication Date: 2010-03-23
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner, 2010.
Kay Ryan also won the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize in 2004.
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Poetry Web Sites
Some useful websites
Academy of American Poets
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Poetry - Pulitzer Prize Winners
Here listed are the winners of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry since its inception in 1918. Also listed are the finalists since 1980.
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