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ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the current Poetry Out Loud competition. More information here.

Here Is an Ear Hear

By Victor Hernández Cruz

Here Where Coltrane Is

By Michael S. Harper


By Paul Engle

High Noon at Los Alamos

By Eleanor Wilner

The Hill

By Joshua Mehigan

Hip-Hop Ghazal

By Patricia Smith

History Lesson

By Natasha Trethewey

Holding Court

By Jacob Saenz