Emma Lazarus Project: Poetry Contest

"If You Could Write a Poem For The Statue of Liberty Today What Would You Say?"

Winners of our 2021 poetry contest have been announced! Please visit the Gallery below to read the poems and meet the winners.

Poetry Contest Gallery

Read and find inspiration from the poems written by the 2020 and 2021 winners and finalists in this online interactive gallery. 

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 2021 Poetry Contest

Winners and finalists are now posted in the Poetry Contest Gallery!

Special thanks to our judges: Lynn Melnick, Cherrye Davis, Josh Smith, and the staff of AJHS.