The Directory of Poetry Publishers is a must for poets, librarians
and critics. It features some 21 pieces of information on each of
the more than 1,900 book and magazine publishers of poetry worldwide
-- including university presses and e-zines. Because of this breadth
of coverage it has been called "simply indispensable!" by
Choice and "invaluable" by Booklist.
Designed as a more in-depth poetry supplement to The
International Directory of Little Magazines & Small Presses,
data on entries in The Directory of Poetry Publishers includes
editorial biases, percentage of submissions published, contest information
and reporting time. Some publishers hate rhyming verse while others
take only bawdy limericks, considering haiku a waste of space.
The Directory of Poetry Publishers tells you
which is which. Most entries also contain Web
and e-mail addresses. No matter the kind of poetry you write The Directory of
Poetry Publishers can introduce you to new sources for