We’re celebrating Poetry Month by highlighting some of our recordings of poets reading their own poems. Join us for our webinar on 4/21/21 from 4-5pm ET.
Jason Reynolds celebrates National Poetry Month with a poem of his own.
Celebrate Poetry Month with Library of Congress resources.
Thanks to our colleague Anne Holmes, of the Library’s Poetry and Literature Center, for this post. Register now for this webinar! Join us for an engaging and generative teacher-focused conversation on “Living Nations, Living Words,” U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo’s signature project. Leading the discussion will be specialists from the Library of Congress and members of […]
My mother is 75. And that means a lot. It means she’s lived over 27,000 days, which is a whole bunch of days. It means she remembers when watching television was for fancy people—a luxury. Same as running water. And electricity. She remembers the civil rights movement, the March on Washington, the death of Dr. […]
Learn about the poetry of Alice Durr Miller and its role in the women’s suffragist movement.
As we begin African American History month Jason Reynolds explores the meaning of history and the importance of asking the right questions.
Jason Reynolds explores the benefits of rest.
Learn about National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, Jason Reynolds, and his Grab the Mic tour and his other online resources for students.
Learn about Poet Laureate Joy Harjo’s signature project, Living Nations, Living Words and her work to share the poems and voices of Native Americans.