At this year's Poets Forum, two panels of poets discuss the use of organizing principles and themes to investigate varied subjects, and examine the creative impulse that brings them to poetry over any other art form.
The Academy of American Poets is honored to have our website, Poets.org, cited in a new report from the American Academy of Arts and Sciences called,"The Heart of the Matter."The report focuses on the importance of the arts and humanities in providing individuals with the skills they need to succeed in the 21st century workforce, and to participate in our democracy.
Thanks for being a part of the Academy of American Poets community. To learn about other programs, including National Poetry Month, Poem in Your Pocket Day, the annual Poets Forum, and more, visit Poets.org.