The Los Angeles Poet Society acknowledges the Indigenous Peoples of whos land we occupy: the Tongva, Chumash, Gabrieleño, and Fernandeño Tataviam tribes.
Black Lives Matter
The Los Angeles Poet Society, a not-for-profit community organization serving Los Angeles County, California, and beyond, stands with Black Lives Matter, in solidarity in the fight for justice in the face of racism, white supremacy, and murder.
COVID-19 elegies coming soon.
Water our Poet Tree: the 2021 Giving Campaign. Help us reach $15K!
Goals of the campaign:
Sustainable Small Press
Pay all Featured Artists
Pay Poet Teachers for more poetry workshops across LA!
Launched in 2020, LA Poet Society Press is a social justice press, with emphasis on publishing BIPOC and queer writers.