Poet Morgan Parker released a poetry collection on the 14th titled There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé. The poems use Beyoncé and Lady Gaga as foils to analyze race, social justice, and gender.
PARLAYING The ticking and chimes add nothing to the unhinged details, to the witness disengaged, or to this trimmed lawn, these rakings fictionalized, have nothing
Maggie Smith’s poem “Good Bones” has been declared by many publications to be the official poem of 2016.
Alias INTRODUCTION In the months before I got married, 468 people asked me whether I was keeping my name. Zero asked my fiancé. I decided
Young female poets are using the internet — specifically Twitter, Tumblr and Instagram, in new ways to spread poetry. These poets utilize social media to reach new readers in an unprecedented manner.
A popular poetry website, poetry.org, released an online collection of poems they feel are necessary following the presidential election.