Baltimore Planning Big Edgar Allan Poe Celebration"The Raven," "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Fall of the House of Usher." Those are just a few of the many works by Edgar Allan Poe.
Library Of Congress Names Charles Wright 20th U.S. Poet LaureateThe Library of Congress has chosen Southern writer Charles Wright to serve as the nation's next poet laureate beginning this fall.
Phenomenal Woman Maya Angelou Dies At Age 86A renowned poet, author and civil rights activist has died. Maya Angelou, with her unmistakenly regal voice, died at her home in North Carolina at the age of 86.
Edgar Allan Poe House To Reopen On Weekends Baltimore's Edgar Allan Poe House may not be open forevermore just yet, but the shuttered dwelling where the famed author and poet lived from 1833-1835 will once again open its doors to the public.
Never Say Nevermore: After Six Month Renovation, Poe House ReopensThe home of Edgar Allan Poe shut its doors last year. But this weekend, visitors are getting a sneak peek of the refurbished national treasure.
Former Auto Plant Worker Is New U.S. Poet Laureate
Edgar Allan Poe's UVa Room To Undergo RenovationAn honor society that bears the name of one of Edgar Allan Poe's major works is planning to renovate the room where the renowned poet and mystery writer lived during his short stint as a student at the University of Virginia.