- an interactive medium where poets share ideas about poetry and its
place in society. Offers workshops, exercises, essays, poems, and more.
- poets, artists, writers, and performers who embrace the electronic
media as a venue and home for their art. Features a library, The Incomplete
History of Slam, The Book of Voices, poetry news, and sound clips.
Poem Project - archive of Robert Pinsky's nationwide initiative
to record Americans reading their favorite poems, as well as explaining
what these poems mean to them.
with Words with Bill Moyers - covering the events and the
poems shared at the 1998 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival. With sound
clips, poems, poet biographies, teacher's guide, lesson plans, and links.
American Poetry - online companion to the Anthology of Modern
American Poetry, with features on poets, including criticism, bibliographies,
Poet Born - includes a poetry contest, events, web-published poems,
teacher's corners, and more.
Poetry - post your poems, critique a work in progress, play the
sea shell game, find a publisher, and rant.
Poetry - features message boards, directory of poetry sites, a chat
community, and personal poetry pages.
Press - dedicated to the publication and promotion of international
writing, with a chapbook series, archive, featured authors, and writings
- featuring a poetry free-for-all, links, an archive of classic poetry,
a newsletter, and more.
Poetry Hall of Fame - poems, chat, discussions, and bulletin board.
Poetry Archive - offering selected poems from contemporary poets,
including Czelsaw Milosz, Seamus Heaney, and Philip Levine.
Poetry Center - poems, interviews, and recordings from some Knopf-published
Poetry, A - perpetual Po-e-zine featuring contemporary poetry by
poets around the world, from famous faces to burgeoning beginners.
of the Month
Online - includes favorite poems organized by theme, writing tips,
book reviews and recommendations, electronic poem cards, and more.
Archives, The - online archive of classical poetry.
from Across BookWire - includes a tribute to Allen Ginsberg, Emily
Dickinson's cake recipe, interviews, and more.
Papers - poetry papers, term papers, essays, and assignments on
all popular poets.
Previews - providing a resource for poetry enthusiasts. Contains
message boards, chat rooms, calls for poetry, grants and awards, and
Teachers - resources for teaching poetry, including lesson plans,
performance tips, and activities.
- features work by new poets, translations, and commentaries, as well
as reviews of new collections of poetry and books about poetics, writing,
and reading poetry.
In Person - audiocassette series produced by the Modern Poetry Association
and focusing on selected 20th century poets.
at Verse - name the authors of selected verses.
Poems Poetry Poets - featuring a single poet, occasionally unpublished,
more often obscure or little read.
Classical Poetry Port - poetry, articles, and forums devoted to
the traditional poets, from Shakespeare to Dickinson.
Fictions: The Favorite Poem Project - from The New York Times. Audio
archive of writers reading from their favorite poems. Includes the voices
of Allan Gurganus, Robert Pinsky, Jamaica Kincaid, Alice McDermott,
and Grace Paley. Registration required.
Form and Focus in Poetry - designed for poets engaged in working
with forms. Includes explanations and examples of sonnets, villanelles,
haiku, and more.
- THE RAPFAQ - frequently asked questions about the newsgroup rec.arts.poems.