Statistics About The Most Popular Poems

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""Phenomenal Woman" by Maya Angelou is the most popular poem read during Black History Month."

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""Jabberwocky" by Lewis Carroll is one of the most popular poems for children, according to a 2019 survey."

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"The poem "Annabel Lee" by Edgar Allan Poe has been translated into more than 20 languages."

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""If-" by Rudyard Kipling is the most popular poem in the UK according to a 1995 BBC poll."

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""Sonnet 18" by Shakespeare is one of the five most studied poems in high school English classes in the U.S."

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""Howl" by Allen Ginsberg is accessed by 4,000 unique visitors a month, making it one of the most popular pieces of beat poetry."

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"Emily Dickinson’s “Hope is the thing with feathers” is one of the top ten most popular poems of 2020 on Poetry Foundation’s website."

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""Ode to a Nightingale" by John Keats is one of the most-anthologized poems from the Romantic era."

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""The Waste Land" by T.S. Eliot is among the top 50 most anthologized poems of the 20th century."

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"Walt Whitman's "Leaves of Grass" collection, including the popular poem "Song of Myself," has sold an estimated 200,000 copies in various editions."

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""I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou is one of the most ended poems during International Women’s Day celebrations."

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"Langston Hughes’s “Let America Be America Again” was among the most viewed and shared poems on during the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election."

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""A Visit from St. Nicholas" has been reprinted more than any other holiday poem."

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""The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" by T.S. Eliot is the most anthologized poem of the 20th century."

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"Sylvia Plath's "Daddy" is the most popular poem of her collection "Ariel", according to Google search trends."

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