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Representative Poetry Online

Representative Poetry Online includes over 3,000 English poems by 500 poets from Caedmon, in the Old English period, to the work of living poets today. It is based on Representative Poetry, established by Professor W. J. Alexander of University College, University of Toronto, in 1912 (one of the first books published by the University of Toronto Press), and used in the English Department at the University until the late 1960s.

[VIA: The Scout Report, Volume 12, Number 37]

Posted by Brian Gray on October 11, 2006 02:06 PM | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0) Hall of Fame of Authors

As reported on CNET -, Amazon has issued a Hall of Fame of Authors based on its 10 years of sales. If you are looking for some leisure reading, maybe the Hall of Fame will give you some ideas.

Posted by Brian Gray on July 7, 2005 03:36 PM | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Free Resource - Poet's Corner

Poet's Corner is a free resource collection with activities and information to complement classroom topics. Within this site, teachers and students can: read biographies of well-received poets, take a quiz, follow a timeline of events that traces the poetry movement, partake in activities, and discover the poems and the concepts behind them.

Posted by Brian Gray on May 2, 2005 02:49 PM | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)