Congratulations 2019 POL National Champion Isabella Callery of MN!
5 Questions with 3-time POL Finalist Nicholas Amador
Interview with 2018 Champ Janae Claxton and her recitation of CK William's "The Gaffe".
Living In Words For a While: Interview With a Poetry Out Loud Teacher
Today's Featured Poet
Born in Cumberland, British Romantic poet and prose writer Dorothy Wordsworth was the third of five children. She remained particularly close with her brother, the poet William Wordsworth, and the siblings lived together in Dorset and Alfoxden before William married...
Harmonious Powers with Nature work
On sky, earth, river, lake, and sea:
Sunshine and storm, whirlwind and breeze
All in one duteous task agree.
Once did I see a slip of earth,
By throbbing waves long undermined,
In the Spotlight
About Poetry Out Loud
Welcome to Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest. Created by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, Poetry Out Loud is administered in partnership with the State Arts Agencies of all 50 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.