The Poetic Justice of Amanda Gorman’s Estée Lauder Convention

On January 20, 2021, as 23-year-old poet Amanda Gorman stood on the steps of the Capitol in her sunny yellow jacket, reciting “The Hill We Climbed” at President Biden’s inauguration, there was a moment when the staring country seemed to have gone into a mass swoon. Currency and offers soon poured in: Will this product …