Rachel Mindell writes about the value of memorizing poetry
 
Birds in flight
 

Jon Riccio interviews the poet about her book, "Aileron"
 
 

A joint statement from the Poetry Coalition on survey results from the NEA showing dynamic growth in poetry readership
 
Poetry books on a shelf at the UA Poetry Center
 

Dive into this fascinating track from Poetry Center history
 
Photo of Ruth Stephan by LaVerne Harrell Clark
 

An informal tour of children’s poetry anthologies with interjections for and from the children.
 
Marbles and glass jar on white background
 

More about the films we're screening and why we're highlighting mass incarceration
 
 

Write more this summer at the Poetry Center
 
Photo of red chairs outside Poetry Center classroom
 

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Collection is a unique archive that features more than 1,000 digitized portraits of poets and writers, many previously unpublished or newly available.