Poetry Society of America

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Poetry Society of America
15 Gramercy Park
New York, New York 10003

The Poetry Society of America, the nation's oldest poetry organization, was founded in 1910. Its mission is to build a larger and more diverse audience for poetry, to encourage a deeper appreciation of the vitality and breadth of poetry in the cultural conversation, to support poets through an array of programs and awards, and to place poetry at the crossroads of American life.

Past members of the society have included such renowned writers as Witter BynnerRobert FrostLangston HughesEdna St. Vincent MillayMarianne Moore, and Wallace Stevens.