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ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2014-2015 Poetry Out Loud competition. More information here.

The Nail

By C. K. Williams


By Kevin Young

The Negro Speaks of Rivers

By Langston Hughes

The New Colossus

By Emma Lazarus

The New Decalogue

By Ambrose Bierce

New Folk

By Terrance Hayes

The New World

By Amiri Baraka

Night Nurse

By Michael Earl Craig
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