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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 Children of the Poor

By Gwendolyn Brooks

The Children's Hour

By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


By Tess Gallagher


By Stuart Dybek

Chorus Sacerdotum

By Fulke Greville

The Cities Inside Us

By Alberto Ríos

The City of Sleep

By Rudyard Kipling

Clear Night

By Charles Wright