Literary Organizations and Professional Resources

Academy of American Poets
Professional organization of America's notable poets. Also a resource for poetry news, discussions, presses, journals, and online materials.

AWP [Associated Writing Programs]
Online version of the notable hardcopy trade journal for students and professional writers. Includes exhibits and current information for working writers.

General poetry resource for journals, presses, and poetry news. Also contains links to ezines and reputable journals including The Threepenny Review, The Iowa Review, Hayden's Ferry Review, and many others.

Poets & Writers
Online version of the hard copy trade journal.

Southwest Popular & American Culture Associations
Interdisciplinary professional organization sharing knowledge about popular and American culture, including creative writing. Join the organization today!

Teachers & Writers Collaborative
Excellent online resource for information on the teaching of creative writing.

Teachers & Writers Collaborative Hot Links
For established, reputable, and informative web pages in the writing and information field. Contains links for all age groups interested in writing.

Voice of the Shuttle
Meta-page for links associated with the field of English literary studies. Contains up-to-date information on pedagogy, conferences, and online resources for all areas of English study from the Medieval period to the Contemporary Period.  A good place to begin any on-line investigation in English studies.

Fiction and Poetry Resources

Great online bookstore, safe for credit card users. Can be searched by title, author, and keywords. Now sells music, too.

Charles Bernstein Home Page
The leading figure for L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E and experimental poetry texts, Bernstein and his theories are innovative and thought provoking. Anybody wishing to become knowledgeable about cutting edge poetry experimentation should go to this page.

Electronic Poetry Center (EPC)
Definitive source for poetry links, resources, and information on poetics and pedagogy.

EPC List of Poetry Magazines
A comprehensive list of poetry magazines

EPC Poetry Organizations
A comprehensive list of poetry organizations

EPC Alphabetical List

EPC Collaborative Projects

Definitive source for information and links regarding hypertext fiction, theory, criticism, and ezine projects.

Library of Congress Homepage
Contains numerous data bases, textual and photographic collections, exhibits, and lots of other material. A vast resource.

Page with notable ezine presses and assorted information about online publishing.;

National Book Award Foundation
Contains information about the National Book Award, its authors, and the promotion of literacy in the U.S.

Oklahoma State Online Writing Center
Service offers online help and tutorials for beginning and advanced writers. Check out the exciting and stimulating tutorial on thesis writing.

Sarabande in Education
Offers readers guides that include book reviews, author bios, advice, and study questions

Web Del Sol
An excellent online resource and litmag with links, reviews, and news for writers. A must see page.