Do you want to learn to navigate the many literary services of the World Wide Web? This guided tour showcases electronic poetry books and magazines and offers information about a wide range of resources, including online poetry workshops and publishing.
As new technologies for publishing and distribution create new opportunities and challenges, all of our presuppositions about reaching poetry audiences must be re-examined. With a special focus on the interactions of book publishing, literary journals, the spoken word and the internet, this discussion will chart the shifting ground of the current literary landscape.
Experience the breadth and diversity of contemporary poetry today with this exciting display of all the poetry books published in the United States during the last year. From micro-press chapbooks to CDs to volumes from major commercial publishers, over 2,000 poetry titles are gathered together at Poets House. In conjunction, Showcase Readings will feature poets reading from newly published books.