Find Poems & Poets

ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2017-2018 competition.

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By Maya Angelou
By Nikki Giovanni
By Audre Lorde
By Philip Larkin
By Robert Frost
By Victoria Chang
By Kathleen Norris
By Gregory Djanikian
By Edgar Lee Masters

What People are Saying

"Though I have always had an immense love and appreciation for poetry, particularly spoken word poetry, it was not until I was given the opportunity to go on stage and actually deliver the words of others that I was able to comprehend the real impact of this art."
Iman Dancy
2017 NC POL Champion