Allen Ginsberg, Sylvia Legris, Paisley Rekdal, Bernadette Mayer, Sharon Olds, Beth Bachmann, and more.
by Kwame Alexander
HMH Books for Young Readers March 2014
This month, let’s celebrate The Crossover, by my friend Kwame Alexander. This Newbery Medal-winning novel in verse is a must read for anyone who has ever loved a sport, a poem, or a sibling or friend.
The First Lady honored the 2015 class of the National Student Poets Program (NSPP), the nation’s highest honor for youth poets. This award celebrates the exceptional creativity, dedication to craft, and promise of this generation of leaders.
Thursday, February 4
Engaging the Many Facets of Literacy. Wisconsin State Reading Association.
Sunday, Febrary 28
Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures Spring Season
Friday, March 4
Virginia State Reading Association.
Friday, March 9
Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow-Sunset Park.
Thursday, March 10
Sat, March 12
American School of Dubai.
Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.
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