Selected Poems NPR coverage of Selected Poems by Gwendolyn Brooks. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
NPR logo Selected Poems

Selected Poems

by Gwendolyn Brooks

Paperback, 34 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $12.99 |


Buy Featured Book

Selected Poems
Gwendolyn Brooks

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

NPR Summary

Selections from three earlier volumes reflect the distinguished poet's response to the realities of modern life.


NPR stories about Selected Poems

Gwendolyn Brooks poses with her first book of poems, A Street in Bronzeville. AP hide caption

toggle caption

Remembering The Great Poet Gwendolyn Brooks At 100

  • Download
  • <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript