Check out the library’s downstairs display to find books of poetry, CDs, and DVDs of poets reciting their work.
Here are some new poetry collections available in the library:
The 100 Best African American Poems PS 591 .N4 A15 2010
Beauty Is a Verb : the new poetry of disability PS 591 .D57 B43 2011
Head off & Split by Nikki Finney PS 3556 .I53 H43 2011
Horoscopes for the Dead by Billy Collins PS 3553 .O47478 H67 2011
A Hotel Lobby at the Edge of the World by Adam Clay PS 3603 .L385 H68 2012
Making Poems : forty poems with commentary by the poets PS 617 .M36 2010
This Metal by Joseph Bathanti PS 3602 .A89 T45 2012
Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah by Patricia Smith PS 3569 .M537839 S56 2012
Thrall by Natasha Trethewey PS 3570 .R433 T47 2012
Words of Protest, Words of Freedom : poetry of the American civil rights movement and era PS 595 .R32 W549 2012
Poetry on Record [CDs] : 98 poets read their work, 1888-2006 PN 6101 .P64 2006
Poetry Lounge [DVDs] : spoken word and the art of self-expression PS 617 .P64 2004
Search the online catalog for other poets and poetry.
Here are 30 ways to celebrate poetry month with good ideas and things you can do!