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When the Light of the World Was Subdued, Our Songs Came Through: A Norton Anthology of Native Nations Poetry Cover Image
By Joy Harjo (Editor), LeAnne Howe (With), Jennifer Elise Foerster (With)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780393356809
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 25th, 2020

United States Poet Laureate Joy Harjo gathers the work of more than 160 poets, representing nearly 100 indigenous nations, into the first historically comprehensive Native poetry anthology.


African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle & Song (LOA #333) Cover Image
By Kevin Young (Editor)
$45.00
ISBN: 9781598536669
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Published: Library of America - September 15th, 2020

A literary landmark: the biggest, most ambitious anthology of Black poetry ever published, gathering 250 poets from the colonial period to the present


Resistencia: Poems of Protest and Revolution Cover Image
By Julia Alvarez (Introduction by), Mark Eisner (Editor), Tina Escaja (Editor)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781951142070
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Published: Tin House Books - September 15th, 2020

“To read these poems is to be reminded again and again of our true allegiance to each other.” —Julia Alvarez


The Penguin Book of the Prose Poem: From Baudelaire to Anne Carson Cover Image
By Jeremy Noel-Tod (Editor), Jeremy Noel-Tod (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780141984568
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Published: Penguin Classics - July 14th, 2020

An essential anthology that puts contemporary geniuses Eileen Myles and Margaret Atwood in conversation with literary classics Charles Baudelaire and Oscar Wilde about the liberating and unique combination of poetry and prose


All the Songs We Sing: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Carolina African American Writers' Collective Cover Image
By Lenard D. Moore (Editor), Jaki Shelton Green (Introduction by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781949467338
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Published: Carolina Wren Press - June 2nd, 2020

"An expansive spectrum of literary purpose and aesthetics that shine fiercely" --from the introduction by Jaki Shelton Green, North Carolina Poet Laureate


For All Our Days: A Collection of Wedding Readings Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781452182377
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Published: Chronicle Books - August 4th, 2020

For All Our Days is a sweeping collection of 50 poems and musings to read at a wedding ceremony.

Readings range from Shakespearean sonnets and historical love letters to excerpts from classic novels and children's books—and even stand-up comedy routines.


The Best American Poetry 2020 (The Best American Poetry series) Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781982106607
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Published: Scribner - September 8th, 2020

The 2020 edition of contemporary American poetry returns, guest edited by Paisley Rekdal, the award-winning poet and author of Nightingale, proving that this is “a ‘best’ anthology that really lives up to its title” (Chicago Tribune).


The Brown Anthology, Language Cover Image
By Sofia Amina (Editor)
$8.50
ISBN: 9781916377103
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Published: 10:10 - May 29th, 2020

The Grandma with her blue shoes matching her blue sari, lost in the जंगल (jangal). The poem about the poet undefeated by the overbearing stereotypes. Not to forget Urdu preventing the poet from abandoning her courtyards.


More Truly and More Strange: 100 Contemporary American Self-Portrait Poems Cover Image
By Lisa Russ Spaar (Editor)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780892555062
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Published: Persea - September 8th, 2020

Acclaimed anthologist Lisa Russ Spaar compiles poems for the Instagram age, assembling 100 of America’s greatest poets exquisitely depicted in their own eyes and words.


Counterclaims: Poets and Poetries, Talking Back (Scholarly) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781628973310
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Published: Dalkey Archive Press - May 26th, 2020

In Counterclaims, renowned poet H. L.


Home: New Arabic Poems Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781949641073
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Published: Two Lines Press - September 8th, 2020

Evoking the sights, sounds, and tastes of contemporary life, the poets in Home explore the intimate world of everyday life, its agonies and delights. A glass shatters in a neighbor's sink followed by the stomping of "little feet"; a woman falls asleep on the shoulder of a man she doesn't know on an airplane; and a man passes his time smoking alone a caf , observing the charge of


Border Lines: Poems of Migration (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series) Cover Image
By Michael Waters (Editor), Mihaela Moscaliuc (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781101908242
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Published: Everyman's Library - September 8th, 2020

In this remarkable collection—the first of its kind—poets from around the world give eloquent voice to the trials, hopes, rewards, and losses of the experience of migration.


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