The Hill We Climb

by Amanda Gorman is the printed edition of the stunning Inaugural Poem that Gorman, the youngest poet to appear at a Presidential Inauguration, performed to great acclaim on January 20, 2021. Gorman’s words were brought to life by her performance that day, but they also radiate off the page with gorgeous clarity: “The hill we climb, if only we dare it: Because being American is more than a pride we inherit--It’s the past we step into, and how we repair it. (Non-Fiction)