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We're gearing up for POL March madness. 49 out of 53 State Finals will be taking place this
month (congrats to Alabama, Indiana, New Mexico and Texas for successful finals in February!). Stay in the know by following all the Poetry Out Loud happenings on Facebook, Twitter and Youtube.

Also, if you live near your state's finals venue the best way to show your support is in person. These events are free and open to the public. To find out the details of your state's contest got to your state arts agency's website or contact your state's POL coordinator. 

And if you have any Poetry Out Loud news, we want to hear from you! 

  • Post POL news and pictures to our Facebook wall
  • Use @Poetryoutloud and #poetryoutloud to tweet any POL news
  • Send  videos for us to post on Youtube or let us know about your own Youtube videos
  • Email us any POL stories, photos, and info 

Wishing all our competitors out there good luck...go poetry!