Movin': Teen Poets Take Voice

DaveJohnson Chris Rachska Laura Bierstedt Ben Zeitlin Connie Leung Lia-taré Brown


Movin': Teen Poets Take Voice

Movin': Teen Poets Take Voice

  • Title: Movin': Teen Poets Take Voice
  • Author: DaveJohnson Chris Rachska Laura Bierstedt Ben Zeitlin Connie Leung Lia-taré Brown
  • ISBN: 9780531302583
  • Page: 126
  • Format: Hardcover



For six years the New York Public Library has sponsored Poetry in the Branches, an innovative workshop program that brings teen writers together with published adult poets to help the teens develop their own poetic voices Here now are some of the best works to come from these workshops, and the themes are as diverse as the backgrounds of the writers themselves Poems abouFor six years the New York Public Library has sponsored Poetry in the Branches, an innovative workshop program that brings teen writers together with published adult poets to help the teens develop their own poetic voices Here now are some of the best works to come from these workshops, and the themes are as diverse as the backgrounds of the writers themselves Poems about identity and self image share space with pieces about sports, work, the future, mourning, and fun Graced with black and white spot art by Chris Rachska, these poems speak frankly teen to teen.


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This is an anthology of poems written by teenagers who were involved in poetry workshops at the New York Public Library (sponsored collaboratively with Poets House, a poetry center). In addition, some of the poems were submitted online to the library's website. The teens write about their real lives: math, shoes, moving, haircuts, jealousy. Black and white pen and ink drawings are scattered throughout the pages. This book would be great inspiration for budding adolescent and teen poets. (Gr. 5 a [...]

Great poetry written by teens!


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