Skip to main content

Home

Modern American Poetry Site

A comprehensive resource for the study of modern and contemporary American poetry.

Discover Poets

Celebrate Black History Month by discovering a new poet (or re-discovering an old favorite) from our collection of modern and contemporary poets.

All Poets
694

POEMS

192

POETS

2625

PIECES OF CRITICISM

maps decorative image

The Modern American Poetry Site

is devoted to the teaching and study of modern and contemporary American poetry with particular emphasis on original and excerpted scholarship about key poems, poets, and contexts. This criticism is accompanied by images, media, and the poems themselves.

Learn More