Biography and information on the Center's collection of letters of Edith Wharton,
1907-1931 (bulk 1907-1917) consists in the greatest part of letters which have ...

Juniper Prize for Poetry Contest
Original manuscripts of at least fifty pages are sought by The University of
Massachusetts Press which will publish the winning collection of original poetry.

Riddle-Poems, and How to Make Them
The gentle and literate art of the rhyming riddle.

Tampa Review Prize for Poetry
Literary magazine sponsors annual book contest. Includes submission guidelines.


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Leeds Database of Manuscript English Verse
Information about individual items in English poetry in the 17th and 18th centuries.

An important collection of Swinburne's letters, poems, and prose, housed at Yale

Beowulf - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Introductory article on Beowulf from the Wikipedia online encyclopedia.
Covers background and origins of the poem, presents storyline and themes, ...

  • The meter, or rhythm, of the poetry works together with the alliteration: The stress in a line falls on the first syllables of the words that alliterate, as in the line 'weo'x under wo'lcnum, weo'rðmyndum þah.' (He grew under the sky, he prospered in his glory.) Old English poets also used, poetic ways of saying simple things

    "Discovery"/The Nation 2007:The Joan Leiman Jacobson Poetry Prizes ...
    Annual contest, co-sponsored by the 92nd Street Y Unterberg Poetry Center and
    The Nation magazine, offered to poets who have not yet published a book of poems.

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    Mid-List Press First Series Awards
    Offers annual awards for novels, short fiction, poetry and creative non-fiction.
    Reading fee: $30. Deadlines vary. Open to unpublished writers only.

    Book Publishers - Book Publishing
    Specializes in fiction and non-fiction books about, or by, people who face and
    overcome hardships and obstacles in life. Includes information for authors and ...

    The Adventures of Beowulf
    An e-text adaptation from the Old English version by Dr. David Breeden.

    Ginninderra Press publisher - Canberra, Australia
    Book publisher of fiction, poetry and non-fiction based in Canberra Australia.


    Old English Pages: Electronic Text and Manuscript Images
    An index to Old English texts, translations, and manuscript images available on
    the Web. Sound files are also noted.

    Beowulf: Intro Bibliography
    Annotated bibliography for students, compiled by Martin Irvine.

    Jónas Hallgrímsson: Selected Poetry and Prose
    50 works by the Icelandic poet and natural scientist Jónas Hallgrímsson (1807-1845),
    with Icelandic text, audio recordings, English translations, ...

    Fiction Contest, Poetry Contest, Article Contest - Students ...
    Sponsors quarterly poetry contests (closing February 15, et seq) and an annual
    fiction contest (closing February 15). A $10 subscription to the quarterly ...

    Poets & Writers Magazine
    A highly selective listing of grants, awards and prizes in poetry, fiction and
    creative non-fiction, is compiled by Poetry and Writers Magazine.

    National Federation of State Poetry Societies
    The society works independently of, and with member state poetry societies to
    promote poetry and poets. The site content provides information about state poetry ...

    Resources for the Study of Beowulf
    Research guide from the University of Nevada, Reno. Provides links, articles,
    and other resources.

  • It was once owned by , an "antiquary" or collector of Anglo-Saxon Charters and manuscripts, whose library was among three foundation collections brought together by the creation of the in 1753

    Writers magazine offers a large number of contests throughout the year, including
    poetry, fiction, non-fiction. Open to all. Modest cash prizes.


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