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Mar 11 2015

New York, NY (March 11, 2015) — On April 15, the Academy of American Poets will present Poetry & the Creative Mind, an awe-inspiring and entertaining evening at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall. The event, which illuminates the significance of poetry in contemporary culture, will feature the following readers, who will perform poems by American poets of note:

Feb 26 2015

New York, NY (February 26, 2015)—The Academy of American Poets—which founded and continues to organize National Poetry Month—is pleased to share five ways to celebrate National Poetry Month in your community.

Encourage students and teachers to participate in the Dear Poet project

Jan 22 2015

New York, NY (January 22, 2015)—The Academy of American Poets—which founded and continues to organize National Poetry Month each year—is pleased to announce the following activities and initiatives for this coming April’s celebration of poets and poetry. 

Official Hashtag and Logo

Jan 15 2015

New York, NY (January 15, 2015)—The Academy of American Poets announced today that Elizabeth Alexander, Linda Gregerson, and Alicia Suskin Ostriker have been elected Chancellors of the Academy of American Poets, an honorary position that has been held by some of the most distinguished poets in the United States, including W. H.

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