The Poetic Justice of Amanda Gorman’s Estée Lauder Contract

There was a second, beginning on Jan. 20, 2021, because the 23-year-old poet Amanda Gorman stood on the steps of the Capitol in her sunny yellow coat, studying her work “The Hill We Climb” at President Biden’s inauguration, when the viewing nation appeared to enter a collective swoon. The wooing and affords rained down quickly