Poetry

Use this guide to locate poetry-related resources at SUNY Adirondack Library

New to the Library -- Poetry Books

Local Poets & Faculty Publications

Poet Laureate

Joy Harjo -- 23rd U.S. Poet Laureate

Photo from: https://www.loc.gov/poetry/laureate.html

Joy Harjo was named the U.S. Poet Laureate in June 2019. She is the first United States Poet Laureate of Native American descent. For more information on her appointment, please see the News Release from the Library of Congress.

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