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April is National Poetry Month. In support of that, check out these poetry resources.
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DVDs in the Library
The Power of Poetics
Wilm DVDs LB 1529 .U5 P648 2007
The Poetry Lounge Series, v. 2. Performance poetry.
Six Centuries of Verse
Wilm DVDs PR 503 .S59 2010
Publication Date: 2010
Traces the evolution of English-language poetry from Beowulf to modern times.
Poetry in Motion
Wilm DVDs 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.
Listen to the Poem of the Day
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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
Wilm Circulating Books 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)
Wilm Circulating Books 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.
Wilm Circulating Books PS 3552 .A443 O97 2015
Publication Date: 2015-03-26
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner, 2016.
Voyage of the Sable Venus
Robin Coste Lewis
Wilm Circulating Books PS 3612 .E98 A6 2015
Publication Date: 2015-09-29
National Book Award for Poetry winner, 2015.
Wilm Circulating Books PS 3616 .A737 A6 2014
Publication Date: 2014-10-07
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner, 2015.
Wilm Circulating Books 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.
Wilm Circulating Books 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
Wilm Circulating Books 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
Wilm Circulating Books PS 3619 .M5955 L54 2011
Publication Date: 2011-05-10
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner, 2011.
Space, in Chains
Wilm Circulating Books 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
Wilm Circulating Books 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
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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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