BlazeVOX [books] presents innovative fictions and wide ranging fields of contemporary poetry. Our books push at the frontiers of what is possible with our innovative poetry, fiction and select non-fiction and literary criticism.
Blood-Jet Writing Hour, the
“The Blood-Jet Writing Hour” is an online radio show, hosted by poet and host Rachelle Cruz, where poets and writers share their work and discuss their craft, process, and the pulse that keeps them writing. It’s streamed live at www.blogtalkradio.com/onward on Friday mornings Pacific Standard Time.
Britain’s premier poetry imprint.
Blue Begonia Press
Yakima, Washington based poetry press.
Blue Bottle Journal
Blue Bottle Journal is a Brisbane-based online publication seeking poetry that stings, work that burns us long after reading.
Blue Bottle Project, the
The web home of The Blue Bottle Project. The first poetry publication to accept submissions, print them letterpress, stuff the pages in bottles, and throw them in a bodies of aqua-worldwide.
Blue Flower Arts
Blue Flower Arts is a literary speaker’s agency, a personal, hands-on company founded by Alison Granucci, dedicated to the beauty of words.
Blue Light Press
Blue Light Press is dedicated to the publication of poetry, fiction and flash fiction that is imagistic, inventive, emotionally honest, and pushes the language to a deeper level of insight. We are all poets and artists based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and our books are artistically designed.
A home for literary Philly, Blue Stoop’s mission is to support writers and readers from all walks of life who live in Philadelphia.
BlueGate Poets is a poetry group based in Swindon (UK) that is advancing the enjoyment and development of reading, writing and listening to poetry by encouraging local talent and voices at every level.
Build an Audience with a Professional Book Review.
Established in 2014, BOAAT knots together online issues of the most phenomenal poetry, fiction, essays, and photography from across the world. We provide a space for writers of any background, at any point in their literary careers, to showcase the best writing possible. We read year-round & publish bi-monthly.
Body Electric Poetry, the
The Body Electric is a poetry workshopping group affiliated with the Kelly Writers House at the University of Pennsylvania. Founded by Alex Stern and Lauren Shapiro in 2013, the group’s purpose is to foster a love of poetry by welcoming all members to workshop and be workshopped regardless of skill level.
Bohemia Room, the
The Bohemia Room is a weekly Spoken Word artist showcase featuring local & international Poets. Over the years we have featured various acclaimed artist including several Tony Award winning, Peabody winning, Grammy nominated ones who have become a part of our B Side family. The Bohemia Room is primarily a Poetry night but we infuse just the right amount of music and comedy to make our various theme nights experiences in themselves.
Book That Poet
Are you looking for a poet to conduct a workshop, address your historical society board of trustees, or give a reading at the local library? Welcome to BOOKTHATPOET, a list of poets in the Americas whom you can book to give readings and teach workshops.
Books & Shovels
Books & Shovels is a nonprofit traveling bookstore and publisher backed by Nostrovia! Poetry and UndergroundBooks
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Border Town Press
Poetry & Prose Anthologies. Book design & editing
Bordighera Press is dedicated to the history and culture of Italians in America. It is also publishes VIA: Voices in Italian Americana.
Borfski Press, the
The Borfski Press is an independent magazine and publisher that began in January 2016. We stand for radical free speech and expression through music, art, and writing. TBP publishes all art forms.
Boston Area Small Press and Poetry Scene
Boston Literary District
Boston’s Literary District is the first of it’s kind — A cultural district completely dedicated to the literary arts.
Boston Poetry Slam
The Boston Poetry Slam was founded in 1991 by Michael Brown and Patricia Smith. Michael and Patricia imported the poetry slam directly from its birthplace, the Green Mill in Chicago. In 2004, Simone Beaubien became the sole SlamMaster of the venue.
Irish spoken word agency, magazine, and gig guide.
Arts and Events in Washington, D.C.
Bowen Street Press
A dynamic and innovative not-for-profit student-led publishing house based at RMIT University.
Bowery Poetry Club, the
Located at 308 Bowery, NYC, just above Houston, the Club has poetry every night, a friendly bar, and great coffee!
Bowery Poetry Studios
A non-profit media incubator emenating from New York City.
History of poetry in Baltimore / 1945 to the present.
Brattleboro Literary Festival
he Brattleboro Literary Festival was founded in 2002 by a very small group of bibliophiles from area bookstores and libraries. The very first festival featured Nobel Prize winning legend Saul Bellow in his last public appearance. Since then the festival has gone on to present over 400 authors, including winners of the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award, National Book Critics Circle Award, Newbery Medal, and the Caldecott Medal.
Brick Books is the only press in Canada that specializes in publishing poetry books.
Brick Road Poetry Press
An indepentent poetry press based in Columbus, Georgia.
Brick Street Poetry Inc.
Brick Street Poetry, a nonprofit organization, endeavors to build avenues of poetry, brick by brick, by providing opportunities to connect and share individual experiences through poetry.
Bright Hill Press
Bright Hill is dedicated to increasing audiences’ appreciation of the writing arts and oral traditions that comprise American literature, and to encouraging and furthering the tradition of oral poetry and writing in the Catskills and beyond.
Brilliant Light Publishing
Our mission at Brilliant Light Publishing is to promote the work of poets and writers from the New England community who illuminate the inner and outer states of our natural and cultural environment.
Broadside Lotus Press
Broadside Lotus Press is the oldest African American publisher of African American poetry in the United States.
Founded in 2005 with the mission of putting literature and art on the streets, Broadsided publishes monthly visual-literary collaborations as free posters for anyone to download and print. Special features punctuate the monthly publications.
An independent press based in Frankfort, Kentucky. While specializing in poetry, we publish works in a variety of genres, from both established and emerging writers.
Broken Boulder Press
A non-profit literary press devoted to experimental poetry and fiction. Site has free PDF-books of poetry, fiction, and art.
The Internet Home of the Broken Speech Poetry Slam
Celebrating and cultivating the poets, poetry and literary heritage of Brooklyn, the birthplace of American poetry.
News and information of poetry happenings and opportunities out of Brooklyn, New York, hosted by Patricia Carragon.
Bukowski on Wry
Bukowski on Wry is dedicated to Charles Bukowski — his poetry, prose, and art — and features writings by and about the author, showcases Buk portraits by artists and photographers, and offers updates on Buk-related news and events.
Burlington Writers Workshop
Providing writers with free learning opportunities that help them develop as artists and professional writers.
Burrow Press is an independent, literary publisher based in Orlando, FL.
Cafe des Poetes
Poems, stories, essays, links and much more. Enjoy the creative works of others and submit your own.
Cafe Poetica Poetry Critique
An online society for the arts where peer members offer honest, thoughtful critique and one-on-one tutoring for those seeking to improve their craft.
Caffeinated Press, Inc., was established in 2014 as an independent small press serving the authors and readers of the West Michigan community. We publish books of all types, plus an annual anthology and a semiannual literary journal. We also offer seminars, online education and manuscript-review services.
California Poets aims to highlight, publish, inform, share, and otherwise disseminate the work of poets living and writing in California today. We are open to submissions, announcements, articles, reviews and comments.
California State Poetry Society
Established in 1971, CSPS is the official state organization representing California to the National Federation of State Poetry Societies (NFSPS).
Calling All Poets Series
Facilitated by co-directors Jim Eve and Mike Jurkovic and hosted by Jim, Mike, and Robert Milby, the long running Calling all Poets Series at the Howland Cultural Center in Beacon, NY. On every first Friday of the month, poets from the tri-state and beyond listen and lend their diverse voices to the rich resonance of the Howland's history.
Campanella’s Collection for Unpublished Authors
We are helping authors to promote their books to our large list of subscribed readers through email marketing and Social media Hometown Newspaper all over the world.
Canadian Federation of Poets
A community of poets who chat on-line, sell their books & cds, and venture out into the community to promote poetry. Free newsletter on events and lessons.
A quarterly of criticism and review.
Canadian Poetry: An Electronic Resource Edited by D.M.R. Bentley
Canadian Poetry Association, the
he Canadian Poetry Association is a national based organization focused on supporting the poetry community of Canada by globally sustaining, growth through networking.
Canadian Poetry Online
Canadian Poetry is a collection of poetry from published contemporary and 19th century Canadian poets. Contemporary poets have selected their poetry and provided biographies.
Our poetry pamphlets are designed to share as many poems as possible with as many people as possible.
Capturing Fire – International Queer Poetry Summit and Slam
Capturing Fire promotes trans and queer artists of the poetry slam and encourages allyship, risk and artistic career growth as poets make invaluable professional and personal friendships so that a Queer literary lineage is set in motion.
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Casa Poema – Famous Poems, New Poetry, Photos and Quotes
Casa Poema Writer's Retreat brings you an online poetry anthology,containing famous poems and new poetry from all over the world.The poems are easily accessed by subject catagories. Enjoy!www.casapoema.com
Cascadia Poetry Festival
The Cascadia Poetry Festival is an international event (Best in Washington state) which gathers writers, artists, scientists and activists to collaborate, discover and foster deeper connection between all inhabitants and the place itself. Over four days the fest serves as cultural bioregional investigation and features Academic, Democratic and Performance components, late night readings, a Small Press Fair and several workshops.
Cathexis Northwest Press
Our philosophy is simple: We believe more poetry should exist in more places. We publish what we deem to be the best poetry–whether that be award-winning poets or a new writers first published work.
A press committed to publishing work about the emotional & psychological landscapes of everyday life.
Cave Canem Foundation is a home for the many voices of African American poetry and is committed to cultivating the artistic and professional growth of African American poets.
CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts
CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts is a nonprofit exhibition venue and research institute dedicated to contemporary art and ideas. The Wattis is a laboratory for testing the future of contemporary art through temporary exhibitions, public events, and in-depth research. It is part of the California College of the Arts in San Francisco.
Center for Literary Arts at SJSU
The Center for Literary Arts (CLA) provides readings, lectures and seminars that allow the San José community to interact with writers of contemporary literature who have demonstrated exceptional voice and vision. Its mission is to spread the influence of and interest in literature throughout the South Bay area and to facilitate cross-cultural understanding in the region's ethnically diverse population through the appreciation of works of literature.
Center for the Arts, the dA
The dA Center for the Arts, a non-profit center for visual and literary arts, presents free poetry readings, open mics, and an annual poetry contest.
Cervena Barva Press Poetry Homepage Gloria Mindock Editor
Publishing Poetry And Literary Fiction
Chapbook Interview, the
The Chapbook Interview publishes interviews about the chapbook as a genre, art form, and vessel for creative work. Interviews explore all aspects of chapbook craft, including sequencing poems, chapbook design and layout, and collaborations. Interviewees include teachers of the chapbook and students of the chapbook, writers, poets, designers, editors, and collaborators.
A community of Tennessee writers, readers and passersby.
CharlestonPoets.com’s mission isn’t complicated. We want to unite Charleston’s poetry community, promote local poets + events and be an outlet for poets to share their work. We want to collaborate with other arts organizations in Charleston to honor Charleston’s rich literary history.
Charlotte’s creative writing and literary arts center.
Chatter House Press
Chatter House Press is a mainline publishing organization with a mission to discover and market contemporary authors who write in the various genres.
L.A.’s Oldest Independent Bookstore and host to a regular poetry reading series.
Founded by Abigail Sheaffer in November 2012, Chicago Literati aims to bring together novice and veteran writers not only in Chicago, but all over the world.
The Center Of Chicago's Poetry Community
A calendar of poetry events for the Chicago area; updated daily.
We are a literary press located in northeastern Kansas at the foot of the Glacial Hills.
A broad selection of Christmas related poetry by past and contemporary poets as well as the opportunity to purchase poetry books in the form of Christmas dedicated collections or works by individual poets that celebrate the Christmas season.
Cirque du Livre Writer's Conference
Cirque du Livre is a new concept of writing conference. Designed at once to be informative, engaging, interactive and fun, the event offers you three days of interaction with writers and professionals from across the spectrum.
City Lights Books
City Lights is a landmark independent bookstore and publisher that specializes in world literature, the arts, and progressive politics.
City Lights Bookstore, North Carolina
City Lights Bookstore is in Sylva, North Carolina, a small Main Street town tucked in the heart of the southern Appalachian Mountains. Our goal is to share the literature of the region with the world, and the world of books with our community.
City of Asylum
City of Asylum builds a just community by protecting and celebrating creative free expression. We provide sanctuary to endangered literary writers, so that the writers can continue to write and their voices are not silenced. We offer a broad range of free literary, arts, and humanities programs in a community setting to build social equity through cultural exchange.
City Voices Stoke Creative Writers Group
We are an eclectic and inclusive creative writing group based in Stoke on Trent.
We publish books by Christian poets, adding a line of poetry to the memoirs, fiction, and nature writings we have been publishing in paperback and ebook for 18 years.
Clare Songbirds Publishing House
Clare Songbirds Publishing House was established to provide a print forum for the creation of limited edition, fine art from poets and writers, both established and emerging. We strive to reignite and continue a tradition of quality, accessible literary arts to the national and international community of writers, and readers.
Cleveland State University Poetry Center
The Cleveland State University Poetry Center was established in 1962 at the former Fenn College of Engineering to promote poetry through readings and community outreach. In 1971, it expanded its mission to become a national non-profit independent press under the auspices of the Cleveland State University Department of English, and has since published nearly 200 rangy, joyful, profound, astonishing, complicated, surprising, and aesthetically diverse collections of contemporary poetry and prose by established and emerging authors.
The online home of the long running Cobalt Cafe weekly open reading in Canoga Park, California hosted since 1994 by Los Angeles poet Rick Lupert. This site features the weekly schedule highlighting featured readers as well as downloadable versions of the broadsides we publish each week for our featured readers. An L.A. poetry landmark!
Coda Crab Books
Coda Crab Books is a non-profit literary venture which launched in 2015. Coda Crab Books exists to encourage great writing and to enrich the lives of engaged readers. It will publish books by individual poets and authors, and will also publish anthologies that speak to major social concerns.
Cold River Press
A California based press publishing art, poetry and prose.
Collapse Press is a small literary publisher specializing in poetry and prose by authors, established and new, whose work addresses the current social atmosphere of a society in turmoil and on the verge of transformation.
Collections of Poetry
Collections of poetry and short prose on particular themes, topics and subjects, from some of the most talented and inspirational poets and writers around the world.
Collingswood Book Festival
The largest, longest-running annual literary event in the Delaware Valley. All events are FREE!
Colorado Poets Center
This is a directory of writers who have published poetry and who live and work in Colorado or have strong ties to the state. This site contains Colorado poets' biographical and bibliographical material, selections from published work, and availability for readings and/or working in schools.
Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference, the
The only writers’ conference focused entirely on book-length & chapbook-length poetry manuscripts.
Columbia Grangers World of Poetry, the
For over a century, Granger's® has been the definitive source in English for locating a poem in anthologies on library shelves. First published in 1904, The Columbia Granger's® Index to Poetry is now in its 12th edition.
Columbine Poets of Colorado
Columbine Poets of Colorado is a state poetry society in Colorado and is proud to be affiliated with the National Federation of State Poetry Societies. Our mission is to promote the writing and appreciation of poetry among all ages across Colorado.
An online network of communicators created to bridge the gap between arts and humanity.