It’s National Poetry Month: celebrate with the Best American Poetry Series’ 25th anniversary edition, The Best of the Best American Poetry.

It’s National Poetry Month: celebrate with the Best American Poetry Series’ 25th anniversary edition, The Best of the Best American Poetry.

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Today is the 50th anniversary of Sylvia Plath’s death. Start reading Mad Girl’s Love Song, her new biography.

Today is the 50th anniversary of Sylvia Plath’s death. Start reading Mad Girl’s Love Song, her new biography.

"Once on the corner I immediately launched into action and again started reading from the OWS POETRY ANTHOLOGY. Someone in the crowd said the cops wouldn’t respond to the poems but I countered, it’s not about the cops, it’s about making the voices of all those that have sent poems to the anthology heard."

— Stephen Boyer, one of the librarians at Zuccotti Park, giving a first-hand account of last night’s events