Writing for the Election: a Poetry Celebration

It’s Election Day here in America — a time in which we are asked to fulfill one of the great honors of democracy: voting so our voices can be heard.

To celebrate today, here are a few poems about politics curated by well-known poetry organizations that you can enjoy on your way to the voting booth:

From the editors at the Poetry Foundation

From the Academy of American Poets

Happy Election Day!

from pbs.org
from pbs.org

 

 

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