Inauguration poetry

To honor this day and our new president, a few links to inauguration poetry:

Elizabeth Alexander, “Praise Song for the Day.”

Derek Walcott: “Forty Acres: A Poem for Barack Obama”

Frank Bidart: “Inauguration Day”

Maya Angelou: “On the Pulse of Morning”

Robert Frost: “Dedication” and “The Gift Outright”

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~ by ericedits on January 20, 2009.

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