"That has been my experience time and again. The act of creation changes me from passive victim to active agent."
 
 

The poet reads "Tracks"
 
 

"... I know that I have to constantly negotiate between what will be intuitively understood by the reader, what can potentially be understood by the reader, and what the reader will likely never...
 
view of Phoenix, Arizona from a mountaintop
 

Oral and Aural Poetry Landscapes for ELL
 
 
 
 

These five poets will read work that explores the legacy of mass incarceration on contemporary American life.
 
Art for Justice
 

Our lineup for Spring features world-class poets & more from our Art for Justice project.
 
 

Laverne Harrell Clark Collection

The LaVerne Harrell Clark Photographic Collection is a unique archive that features more than 1,000 digitized portraits of poets and writers, many previously unpublished or newly available.