THE NATIONAL BOOK FOUNDATION CELEBRATES NATIONAL POETRY MONTH 2015

In 1996, the Academy of American Poets established April as National Poetry Month, a celebration of poetry’s vibrancy and vitality. Here's how you can celebrate National Poetry Month with our collection of ten  poems from the 2014 National Book Award honored poetry collections.

Louise Gluck

Edward Hirsch

Fanny Howe

Maureen McLane

Fred Moten

Claudine Rankine

Spencer Reece

Mark Strand