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Recommended Reading: Current Month: National Poetry Month
Highline College's librarians recommend materials from the library collection on a wide variety of topics.
National Poetry Month was inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996. Over the years, it has become the largest literary celebration in the world with schools, publishers, libraries, booksellers, and poets.
For a list of events and more information about National Poetry Month at Highline College please visit the National Poetry Month official website (link below).
The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary
organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture. It exists to discover and celebrate the best poetry and to place it before the largest possible audience.
Welcome to the website for Highline College's literary arts journal!
Are you a writer? Do you write poetry? Do you want to see your artwork in a journal? Send your poetry, fiction, nonfiction, photographs, and artwork to firstname.lastname@example.org !
Find us on Instagram @arcturus_literary_magazine and Facebook @highlinearcturus
We hope you find what you're looking for!
Meet the 2021 Visiting Poets
Jericho Brown is the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Tradition. He is also the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard, and the National Endowment for the Arts, and he is the winner of the Whiting Writer’s Award. His poems have appeared in The Bennington Review, Buzzfeed, Fence, jubilat, The New Republic, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, TIME magazine, and several volumes of The Best American Poetry. He is an associate professor and the director of the Creative Writing Program at Emory University.
Selected Works by Visiting Poets Celeste Adame and Susan Landgraf