National Poetry Month | E-Book Sampler

Inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996, National Poetry Month is now held every April, when schools, publishers, libraries, booksellers, and poets throughout the United States band together to celebrate poetry and its vital place in American culture. -- Academy of American Poets. Click on each book cover to view the e-book. SRJC ID and PIN required for off-campus access.


  • How Did Poetry Survive?: The Making of Modern American Verse
  • Warfare and Poetry in the Middle East
  • Anglophone Poetry in Colonial India, 1780-1913: A Critical Anthology
  • Poetry Translating As Expert Action: Processes, Priorities and Networks
  • Poetry and Its Others : News, Prayer, Song, and the Dialogue of Genres
  • Sunken Garden Poetry, 1992-2011: Celebrating 20 Years of the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival
How to Read Chinese Poetry
  • On Modern Poetry : From Theory to Total Criticism
  • The Life and Death of Poetry: Poems
  • Redemption in Poetry and Philosophy: Wordsworth, Kant, and the Making of the Post-Christian Imagination