Reader's Guide and Lesson Plans for Citizen: An American Lyric

You can download a copy of the Reader's Guide here.

Teachers and Writers featured a lesson plan that can be used for middle and high school students. Click here

Interviews and Reviews

A recent New York Times Magazine article: "Was Charlottesville the Exception or the Rule?"

"Situation" videos the poet created with her partner, John Lucas, a filmmaker:

PBS Newshour interviewed Claudia back in 2014. You can see the full interview here.

Another PBS Newshour piece:

A review of Citizen in The New Yorker:

Triquarterly interview:

The Believer interview:

Commonplace Podcast: Conversations with Poets:

An interview in Guernica:

Claudia Rankine's website: