Naomi Shihab Nye Is New Young People's Poet Laureate
The poet is the first Arab American to hold the title.
Tracy K. Smith's Poetry Podcast Invites Listeners to 'Slowdown'
The United States poet laureate calls her new podcast and radio show “a perfect medium for talking about the very real and natural ways that poems speak to the daily experience of being alive.”
Celebrate Gwendolyn Brooks' Legacy With This Cleverly Animated Short
The Poetry Foundation recognizes the first Black Pulitzer-winning poet on what would be her 100th birthday with an animated version of her 1959 poem, “We Real Cool.”