2008 Poet's Market

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F+W Media, Aug 6, 2007 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 576 pages
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In the 2008 edition, Poets Market has significantly changed organization of the content to a much more user-friendly format. Poets Market includes over 1,800 listings for outlets such as magazines and journals, book/chapbook publishers, and contests, all 100% updated annually. In addition to market listings, it provides how-to material on preparing and submitting manuscripts, identifying markets, relating to editors, and other solid information such as exclusive articles and interviews - that makes the book an ideal beginner's resource as well as a marketing guide. The reader will catch up on the latest developments in poetry writing and publishing through Insider Reports by and about working poets and editors.

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Contents

From the Editor
1
by Anne Bowling
19
Setting Industry Standards
25
THE MARKETS
41
Second Rate Poems
90
Things Start Happening
146
JInsider Report
192
JInsider Report
236
Translating the essence of a culture by Travis Adkins
336
Contests Awards
356
Grants
419
Organizations
443
Additional Resources
463
Poets in Education
472
Special Indexes
480
General Index
539

JInsider Report
286
BookChapbook Publishers
322
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About the author (2007)

Nancy Breen is editor of PoetÂ's Market and has had her own poetry published in a number of journals and chapbooks.

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