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Signal your belief that poetry matters and become a champion of poetry’s important place in our culture and our lives—join the Academy of American Poets today!
All members receive our biannual magazine American Poets, which features poems, book reviews, and interviews with poets. And, all members receive a 10% discount in our Poets Shop, as well as other benefits listed below. Benefits vary by membership level and are mailed throughout the year.
Join the Academy of American Poets today and become part of what award-winning poet Carolyn Forché called “the most important organization in our country helping to keep poetry alive and in our culture.”