9 Female Poets to Celebrate Women’s History Month

9 Female Poets to Celebrate Women’s History Month

In honor of Women’s History Month, here are nine contemporary female poets that are making a big impact! 1. Warsan Shire Even before her poetry was featured in Beyonce’s Lemonade, Warsan Shire has been a poetic super-star with a cult following. Shire’s work centers around feminist issues, race displacement, immigrant and refugee experiences, trauma, and politics. Her most notable works include Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth and Her Blue Body.   image via The New Yorker   2. Rupi Kaur Another poetic super-star, Rupi Kaur, initially gained a following through social media. She was one of the forerunners of …