We are thrilled to announce the winners of the 2013 Norton Anthology Student Recitation Contest!
Each winner will receive a $200 gift certificate to Barnes & Noble and will have their name featured in a Norton Anthology. The winning recitations are posted below. Congratulations, Emily, Marcus, Jaelan, Edmund, Jacky, and Harry!
The winning entries:
1. Sonnet 43 (“How do I love thee?”) by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
2. [Because I could not stop for Death - ] by Emily Dickinson
3. Sonnet 130 (“My mistress’ eyes) by William Shakespeare
4. “Lift Every Voice and Sing” by James Weldon Johnson
Read more about the art of recitation:
For Reading Out Loud by Beth McCoy
Recitation 101 by Dennis Allen
Recitations and Unheard Melodies by Katherine D. Harris