Pre-20th Century Poems

ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2017-2018 competition.

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By Robert Bridges
By Philip Freneau
By Christina Rossetti
By George Gascoigne
By Duchess of Newcastle Margaret Cavendish
By Ernest Dowson
By Arthur Symons
By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
By Gerard Manley Hopkins

What People are Saying

"I was amazed at the different perspectives that people take regarding poetry and the multiple interpretations that can be effectively conveyed from one single poem."
Sydney Bayless
2017 AR POL Champion