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Best American Poetry Blog
A blog for poets and everyone else to discuss poetry and everything else.
Favorite Poem Project
When Robert Pinsky was US Poet Laureate (1997-2000), he advocated for a national conversation on poetry. The Favorite Poem Project asks people to talk about a poem, asks them why.
"The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture. It exists to discover and celebrate the best poetry and to place it before the largest...audience."
"Non-profit organization devoted to fostering and promoting poetry in US. "
Poets.org: The Academy of American Poets
Find a poet, a poem, one you love, one you will love. Excellent archive. Podcasts.
Michael Silverblatt talks with writers. Excellent series of interviews.
Emerging Writers Network
"It is the vision of this website to develop a network consisting of emerging writers, established writers deserving of wider recognition and readers of literary books in order to increase the exposure of such writers to...potential readers...."
Audio archives. Readings.
MLA: US Language Map
Track the languages spoken in the United States.
NewPages.com :: Good Reading Starts Here! News, information and guides to independent bookstores, independent publishers, literary magazines, alternative periodicals, independent record labels, alternative newsweeklies and more.
Poets & Writers, Inc.
Poets & Writers, Inc., is the primary source of information, support, and guidance for creative writers. Founded in 1970, it is the nation's largest nonprofit literary organization serving poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers.
The Association of Writers and Writing Programs
"The mission of The Association of Writers & Writing Programs is to foster literary talent and achievement, to advance the art of writing as essential to a good education, and to serve the makers, teachers, students, and readers of contemporary writing."<
The Writer's Almanac
Listen to Garrison Keillor talk about writers and read a poem. "Be well, do good work, and keep in touch."
an award-winning, free writers' resource listing over 3500 current Fiction and Poetry publications. Use this page to search for markets. Current.