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Research guide for the study of poetry

April: National Poetry Month

The Academy of American Poets established National Poetry Month in 1996. Along the way [they] enlisted a variety of government agencies and officials, educational leaders, publishers, sponsors, poets, and arts organizations to help.

Poets Laureate

Carrie Fountain, 2019 Poet Laureate of Texas

Margarita Engle

Margarita Engle, Young People's Poet Laureate, 2017-2019.

Photo Credit: Cybele Knowles; Follow @YPPLaureate

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