In the Spotlight

2014 Recitations now on YouTube!

Select recitations from the 2014 National Finals are now up on YouTube!

National Champion Anita Norman (TN) recites "The Layers" by Stanley Kunitz

3rd Place Winner Natasha Vargas (NJ) recites "Ecology by Jack Collom

MO Champ and Nat'l Finalist Thomas Fields recites "The Canonization" by John Donne

TX Champ and Nat'l Finalist Kristina Watkins recites "The Pomegranate and the Big Cowd" by Alberto Rios

WV Champ and Nat'l Finalist Austin Gage recites "Strange Meeting" by Wilfred Owen

WA Champ and Nat'l Finalist Elizabeth Mo recites "The Delight Song of Tsoai-talee" by N. Scott Momaday

MI Champion Matthew Webb recites "The Empty Dance Shoes" by Cornelius Eady 

Also be sure to check out our new video to celebrate 10 years of Poetry Out Loud!