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11 Books Where Poetry and Politics Overlap

Here’s a look at 11 collections of poetry that make impressive use of the form and offer readers an increased perspective on the contemporary world.


What Good Is Simplicity in Today’s America?

Mark Sundeen, author of The Unsettlers, makes the case for why living the simple life in today’s America is worth the effort.


Essential Anthologies: Poetry, Essays, and Letters in the Age of Trump

The age of Trump has been a divisive one, to say the least, but it's also been a fruitful period of writers coming together. Here are a few examples.


Critical Words: Resistance Poetry You Can Use Now (Listen)

Poetry is more crucial than ever. Enjoy a recording of Amit Majmudar reading his poignant and timely poem, The Star-spangled Turban.


In Times of Crisis, Literature Will Always Be There to Bear Witness

From Harriet Jacobs to Solzhenitsyn, check out these writers who chronicled their changing worlds and spoke truth to power. .


5 Books on the Power of Protest: From Pussy Riot to the Arab Spring

The work of resistance is never a fixed, quantifiable event. Its impact ripples onward without end, as these books illustrate.