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Community Reading List: 2021 Poetry

Each year the library compiles reading recommendations for the Winter Break.

Michael Dumanis

Faculty - Literature

Camille Guthrie

Director of Undergraduate Writing Initiatives

Rage Hezekiah's poems are gutting, bold, tender, and loving. (And, she's a wonderful person in our community.)

The marvelous poet Aracelis Girmay has edited an gorgeous collection of Clifton's poems.

Rage Hezekiah

First-Year and International Student Counselor - Academic Services

Limón's tender observations and sharp turns keep me coming back to this book months after reading it. Her lines are beautifully rendered and often devastating, I'm so grateful for her generosity in bringing this power to the page.

Megan Tabaque

Visiting Faculty - Drama