Manual High School Student Poetry: Proud To Be an American

Proud to be an American – by Savanna Jones     Students from Manual High School in Denver visited KGNU recently to record some of their poetry. In their 10th grade American Literature class, the students have been writing, discussing, and […]

Manual High School Student Poetry: Hear me, See me

Hear me, See me by Annaliesse Garcia Students from Manual High School in Denver visited KGNU recently to record some of their poetry. In their 10th grade American Literature class, the students have been writing, discussing, and reading about “The American […]

Manual High Poems: New America

New America by Kevin Lopez     New America By: Kevin Banales-Lopez My grandma, a very hard worker Lived in a city where there was a lot of danger My grandma was only 20 when she got pregnant 8 months […]

Manual High Poems: El Hombre

El Hombre by Jonathan Flores-Martinez     El Hombre By: Jonathan Flores-Martinez He faced enough already. 18 years old My father crosses the border. The first time with a coyote who for a bundle of cash guides them, the invisible […]

Manual High Poems: Rough Draft

Rough Draft by Jason Stafford     Rough Draft By: Jason Stafford When you first see me, what do you see? When you first hear me, what do you hear? Be true, what did you see? What did you think? […]

Manual High Poems: We Are The People

We Are The People by Elijah Santianes   We are the People By: Elijah Santillanes WE ARE THE PEOPLE America. America. Home of the brave, Land of the free Come to this so called land of open opportunity but I […]

Manual High Poems: Real America

Real America by Charlie Jones   The Real America By: Charlie Jones There is a young boy that’s six and his mind is something to fix Years of therapy Acting out in class sent to the office as an issue […]

Manual High Student Poems: It’s That Time of the Month

It’s That Time of the Month by AniSurei Vazquez   Students from Manual High School in Denver visited KGNU recently to record some of their poetry. In their 10th grade American Literature class, the students have been writing, discussing, and reading […]

Manual High Student Poems: The Dream

The Dream by Benjamin Garcia   Students from Manual High School in Denver visited KGNU to record some of their poetry. These students have been writing, discussing, and reading about “The American Dream” in their 10th grade American Literature class. […]

Manual High Student Poems: Preferred Sides

Preferred Sides By Adrianna Delgado   Students from Manual High School in Denver visited KGNU to record some of their poetry. These students have been writing, discussing, and reading about “The American Dream” in their 10th grade American Literature class. […]