The Crisis was a monthly magazine published by the NAACP, which began publication in 1910. Throughout its early years, the magazine was edited by W.E.B. Du Bois. Between 1919-1926, Jessie Fauset served as its Literary Editor.
Between 1911 and 1922, the magazine published more than 150 poems by a wide range of authors. Below, you'll find the poems we have digitized thus far that appeared in the magazine.