Pre-20th Century Poems

ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2018-2019 competition.

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By William Butler Yeats
By Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
By Edith Wharton
By Robert Browning
By William Cowper
By George Moses Horton
By William Wordsworth
By William Blake

What People are Saying

"I was surprised how attached I got to my poems. I've had "Degrees of Gray in Philipsburg" memorized since my sophomore year, and whenever I get nervous or anxious about something I recite it to myself. "
Sarah Calvin-Stupfel
2018 OR POL Champ