In Memoriam

COVID-19 elegies coming soon.

Happy new year!
2021: we love that you are not 2020
sincerely, 
los angeles poet society
hot off the press!
“Las Vidas Negras Importan” "Black Lives Matter!"
- Rosalilia M. Mendoza
"In solidarity with Eric Garner and his family."
- Hernan Jourdan
“Las Vidas Negras Importan” "Black Lives Matter!"
- Rosalilia M. Mendoza
Thank you, to all our Angels, who supported our 11 Year Angels campaign. Thanks to your generous support, we were able to make our  see through our publishing wing, Los Angeles Poet Society Press, and launch and PUBLISH
Los Angeles Poets for Justice: A Document for the People!
If anyone would care to donate to this campaign, we are still accepting donations to help reach our yearly goal. Please click the links below.

Los Angeles Poet Society Press bears fruit!

In a call for submissions last year, in response to the call for action, to stand up for Black Lives Matter, to stand up for justice and equality, after the murder of George Floyd, Los Angeles Poet Society Press was born. 2020. A year marked into our memories.

Writings, memories, poems, and through art and photograph, we witness the response of the people, a collective that makes up our debut publication:

Los Angeles Poets for Justice: A Document for the People! With over 200 pages, this full-color book gives close inspection to the TRUTH in this country, and which side justice shows favor to. 

We are honored to bring this publication to the people. With Authors and Artists included from across the world, from ages 12 and the realm of adulthood, please  consider this document for your personal  collection, and share, support small presses, independent Artists and Writers. 

ORDER YOUR COPY HERE!

We give discounts to students/educators.

Support the Los Angeles Poet Society
11-Year Angels Campaign to raise $25,000  for 2021
COVID HAS NOT STOPPED US!
With an average of 75 events a year, that are free to the public, our reach to the creative community across Los Angeles county and beyond has not stopped! In fact, we have expanded our programming, launched a new online literary journal, began a small press, and are paying Poets for what they love to do -- write poetry!
Help us keep our work to nurture Creative Community, and ignite the voices in all of us. Please consider making a donation today.

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