poetry online

Ezine Directories and Selected Webrings

1. Every Poet.Comprehensive site with archives, resources, newsletter, forum and over 1300 links. http://www.everypoet.com

2. Verse. Contemporary poetry, with reviews and a good blogroll. http://versemag.blogspot.com/

3. Web del Sol. Award-winning collaborative venture covering literary and other arts in the USA. http://www.webdelsol.com

4. Contributors List. Ezines recommended by webdelsol-featured poets. Useful listing of personal favourites. http://www.webdelsol.com/Perihelion/p-links2.htm

5. Poetry Today Webring. Large webring of sites devoted to poetry and creative writing. http://www.poetrytodayonline.com

6. Poetry Pages. Approx. 160 poet's websites listed. http://www.poetrypages.com

7. Poem Online Somewhat commercial site with listings of poets, resources and poetry communities. http://www.poem.org

8. Small Press Bulletin. Short listing of ezines and magazines. http://www.cruzio.com/~zerocity/presses.htm

9. New Hope International Review. Short reviews of poetry magazines and books: mostly UK and not ezines, but useful all the same. http://home.clara.net/nhi/online.htm

10. Links to Poets. Individual poet's sites. http://www.pmpoetry.com/linkspb.shtml. Many dead links.

11. Hypertexts. Featured poet and good listing of individual poet's sites. http://www.thehypertexts.com/.

12. Poetry Kit. Good listing of UK ezines and individual poet's sites. http://www.poetrykit.org/.

13. Fieralingue Poet's Corner. http://www.fieralingue.it/index.php. Anny Ballardini's extensive personal listings.

14. GreatWorks. Good listing of websites containing innovative writing. http://www.greatworks.org.uk/links.html

15. Write Words. Over 300 UK poetry magazines and ezines listed. http://www.writewords.org.uk/directory/

16. LitRefs. Extensive listing of poets, magazines, publishers and more. http://www2.eng.cam.ac.uk/%7Etpl/lit/poetry.html

17. Pinko. Alternative British poetry: poets and references. http://www.pinko.org/1.html

18. Shearsman. Small press publisher's list: contemporary UK and USA. http://www.shearsman.com/pages/editorial/links.html.

19. Tim Love's Poetry and Prose References. http://www2.eng.cam.ac.uk/~tpl/lit/poetryandprose.html. Needs updating.

20. Peter Howard: poetry sites and resources. http://www.peterhoward.org/poetry/. Extensive but a little out of date.

21. A Little Poetry: poets and resources. http://www.alittlepoetry.com/llpersonal.html. Short listings.

22. Hypertexts. http://www.thehypertexts.com/site%20and%20literary%20index.html. Extensive listings of contemporary and past poets.

23. FindPoetry. http://www.findpoetry.com. Popular and diverse listings.

24. Poetry Publishers Willing to Receive Submissions Electronically. http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~lcrew/pbonline.html. Over a thousand useful listings.

25. Poetry Kit. Long listings for the UK, USA and elsewhere, but much out of date. http://www.poetrykit.org

26. No Man's Land: Magazines that publish poetry translations. http://www.no-mans-land.org/links_translation_magazines.htm. Online and print, plus theory journals.

27. List of literary magazines. Wikipedia's extensive listing. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_literary_magazines

28. PN Review. Extensive coverage. Online access to all but excerpts of poems is £30/year. http://www.pnreview.co.uk/

29. Poetry Foundation. Formerly the Poetry Magazine: now a listing of some 3000 poets' work. http://www.poetryfoundation.org/

30. New Pages. Literary magazine reviews (also workshops, conferences and competitions). http://www.newpages.com/literary-magazine-reviews/index.htm

31. The Reader Organisation. Connecting people to good literature, with links through to work by established poets. http://www.thereader.org.uk/

32. Arts and Letters Daily. Extensive listings of book reviews, etc. http://www.aldaily.com/

33. Review A Day. Some thirty outlets listed. http://www.powells.com/review/tls.html

34. Poetry Magazines. Southbank's (UK) Poetry Library listing of 70+ magazines: http://www.poetrymagazines.org.uk/magazine/issue.asp?id=376

Commercial / Popular Poetry

The following aim at a popular audience, and sometimes have a commercial angle.

1. Kill Devil. Very extensive site, presented in hearty nautical fashion. http://www.killdevilhill.com/

2. Net Poets. Poetry of love and the passion. http://www.netpoets.com

3. Love Poetry. Love poetry: old favourites and new submissions. http://www.lovepoetry.com

4. Shadow Poetry. Good range of genres and services. http://www.shadowpoetry.com

5. Cowboy Poetry. Family-orientated celebration of cowboy folklore. http://www.cowboypoetry.com/whatis.htm

6. Poetry.Com. Very popular site, but close to vanity publishing. http://www.poetry.com

7. iLovePoetry. Excellent range of classical poetry and contemporary. http://www.ilovepoetry.com

8. Starlight Cafe. Very fully-featured site. http://www.thestarlitecafe.com/

Literary Ezines and Online Magazines

A very small selection. Poetry Publishing Directories list over 3,000 small presses taking poetry, some 70% of which have Internet representation. Consult publications on markets and publishing.

1. Able Muse. http://www.ablemuse.com

2. Agni. http://webdelsol.com/AGNI

3. Archipelago. http://www.archipelago.orgI

4. Beloit Poetry Journal http://www.bpj.org/

5. Big Bridge. http://www.bigbridge.org

6. Chapman http://www.chapman-pub.co.uk/

7. Cortland Review. http://www.cortlandreview.com

8. Cyber Oasis. http://www.sunoasis.com/oasis.html

9. Edge City Review. http://www.edge-city.com

10. Electroasylum. http://www.electroasylum.com

11. Fence. http://www.fencemag.com

12. Great Works. http://www.greatworks.org.uk/.

13. Jacket. http://jacketmagazine.com/index.html.

14. Long Shot Magazine. http://www.longshot.org

15. Magma. http://magmapoetry.com/

16. Missouri Review. http://www.missourireview.org

17. Panic. http://homepages.which.net/~panic.brixtonpoetry/

18. Ploughshares. http://www.pshares.org

19. Poetry Life. http://freespace.virgin.net/poetry.life/

20. Poetry Magazine. http://www.poetrymagazine.com

21. Poems That Go. http://www.poemsthatgo.com

22. Poetry London. http://www.poetrylondon.co.uk.

23. Rattle. http://www.rattle.com 33

24. Slope. http://www.slope.org 25

25. Vallum. http://www.vallummag.com/

26. Diagram. http://thediagram.com/

27. Memorious. http://memorious.org/

28. Verse Daily. http://www.versedaily.org/

British and American Poetry Online

1. Poetry Archives. 3700 poems by 145 poets. http://www.emule.com/poetry

2. CMU Index of Canonical Verse. Shorter poems by some forty odd poets. http://eserver.org/poetry

3. America Poetry Texts. Multimedia companion to Anthology of Modern American Poetry. http://www.english.uiuc.edu/maps/index.htm

4. Poetry Archives. 430 poets plus glossary and literary criticism. http://rpo.library.utoronto.ca/

5. Academy of American Poets. Extensive selection. http://www.poets.org

6. American Verse Project. Includes text search facility. http://www.hti.umich.edu/a/amverse/

7. Bookworm Search. Search engine specializing in literature and related matters. http://www.bookwormsearch.com/

8. UK Poetry Society's full-text digital library of English poetry magazines. http://www.poetrymagazines.org.uk

9. Blackbird Archive. Contemporary poetry and reviews. http://www.blackbird.vcu.edu/v1n2/poetry.htm.

10. Forgotten Ground Regained. http://alliteration.net/. Alliterative and accentual poetry, traditional and contemporary.

Foreign Poetry Online

1. European Poetry. Western European Studies Section. Excellent links to European literature sites. http://www.lib.virginia.edu/wess/etexts.html

2. Russian Literature. Award-winning site for Russian literature and culture. http://www.departments.bucknell.edu/russian/

3. Non-European poetry. Short but very useful list of non-European literature sites. http://www.xs4all.nl/~pwessel/country.html

4. Urdu poetry. You can find many sites through an Internet search. Or try: http://www.hallagulla.com/

5. Turkish poetry. 20th century poets In Turkish and English: some excellent translations. http://www.cs.rpi.edu/~sibel/poetry/

6. Persian poetry. Classic and contemporary: English transliterations but no translations. http://tehran.stanford.edu/Literature/Poetry/

7. Hindi poetry. Packed with information, examples and translations. http://www.cs.colostate.edu/~malaiya/hindiint.html

8. Chinese poetry. Comprehensive, translations of variable quality.http://www.chinapage.com/poetry9.html

9. Classics Resources. http://www.artsci.wustl.edu/~cwconrad/classics.html. Plain but extensive listings.

10. Japanese Poetry. With helpful notes and translations. http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/japanese/index.html

11. Japanese Poetry. As before but with very extensive listings. http://lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~nagahata/JapanesePoetry.html

12. Poetry International Web. Bibliographies and translations of leading modern poets worldwide. http://greece.poetryinternational.org/

13. Scottish and European Poetry. Essentially a catalogue of works in the Scottish Poetry Library, but their EPIC project provides online Scots poetry and a short listing of poetry sites. http://www.spl.org.uk

14. World Language Poetry. Books, tapes and CDs of poetry in world's leading languages. http://www.worldlanguage.com

15. Poetry Portal. Overseas poetry sites are continually being added to http://www.poetry-portal.com. Site also features a new poet each month.

16. 300 Tang Poems. Contains some 320 poems, most with English translation. http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/chinese/frame.htm.

Audio OnLine

1. Conjunctions. Selections from 800 authors in 15 years. Some RealAudio recordings. http://www.conjunctions.com/av.htm

2. Internet Poetry Archive. Texts and RA recordings of Milosz, Heaney, Levine, Pinsky, etc. http://metalab.unc.edu/ipa

3. SORGILL: Society for the Oral Reading of Greek and Latin Literature. http://www.rhapsodes.fll.vt.edu/Latin.htm

4. Urdu Poetry. Recordings of contemporary Urdu poets, often in concert. http://www.mushaira.org

5. Chinese Poetry. Classical Chinese poetry read in Mandarin. Texts on adjacent site. http://www.chinapage.org/readpoem.html

6. Poetry Archive. Online collection of poets reading their work. http://www.poetryarchive.org.

7. Pennsound. Extensive recordings of contemporary poets reading their work. http://writing.upenn.edu/pennsound/x/authors.php


1. Poems that Go. Impressive site that unites words, music, design and movement. http://www.poemsthatgo.com

2. Kaldron. In depth treatment of visual poets. http://www.thing.net/~grist/l&d/kaldron.htm

3. Light and Dust Poets. Extensive anthology: includes visual poems and poems with graphics. http://www.thing.net/~grist/l&d/lighthom.htm

4. Ubuweb. Visual, concrete and sound poetry. Now with good references. http://www.ubu.com.

Poetry Events

1. Academy of American Poets. http://www.poets.org/page.php/prmID/5. Easy-to-use, redesigned site.

2. Online Poetry Workshops, Conferences and Boards. Part of extensive poetry about.com site. http://poetry.miningco.com/arts/poetrycs/workshopsboards/

3. Calendar of Events. Poetry Society of America's calendar of poetry events. http://www.poetrysociety.org/

4. Poetry News. Articles from the UK Poetry Society's newsletter. http://www.poetrysociety.org.uk/news/pnews.htm

5. Poetry Slam Inc. Information on poetry slams in USA, Canada and Europe. http://www.poetryslam./com

6. Wordworx. News and listings for the New Zealand scene. http://www.wordworx.co.nz/

7. World of Poetry. Ambitious, multimedia site. Promoting poetry as a living art in USA. http://www.worldofpoetry.org

8. US State Poetry Societies. Lists those that have websites. http://www.nfsps.com/links.htm

9. UK Poetry Society. Events with the Society. http://www.poetrysociety.org.uk/news/events.htm

10. Write Out Loud. Performance poetry in the UK: articles, messages and events. http://www.writeoutloud.net//public/index.php