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The Hill We Climb : An Inaugural PoemAges 15 - 18, General Adults
Amanda Gorman’s powerful and historic poem ‘The Hill We Climb,’ read at President Joe Biden’s inauguration, is now available as a collectible gift edition. ‘Stunning’ CNN ‘Dynamic’ NPR’Deeply rousing and uplifting’ VogueOn 20 January 2021, Amanda Gorman spoke a message of truth and hope to millions. Aged twenty-two, she delivered a poetry reading at the inauguration of US President Joe Biden.
Her poem, ‘The Hill We Climb’, addressed the country and reached across the world: a call for a brave future. This special edition, which includes an enduring foreword by Oprah Winfrey, marks that poem and offers us courage, consolation and the inspiration to make change. ‘If the hardest part of an artist’s job is to fully and honestly meet the moment, Amanda delivered a master class [at the inauguration].
She spoke truth to power and embodied clear-eyed hope to a weary nation. She revealed us to ourselves’ Lin-Manuel Miranda, TIME
PubDate: 30 Mar 2021
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