“The word stanza means ‘room’ in Italian...and each stanza is like a room in a house, a lyric dwelling place,” writes Edward Hirsch in A Poet’s Glossary. Stanza is fully furnished with updates throughout the week about new jobs for poets, our Chancellors and programs, plus new essays, video and audio, lesson plans, and other poetry resources. Click each title below to read more.

  • American Poets, Fall-Winter 2015
    New Books Reviewed by Stephanie Burt

    New this month, critic and poet Stephanie Burt has penned a roundup of twelve book reviews of...

  • Poems & More for LGBTQ Pride Month
    June is Pride Month, an annual celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer...
  • How to Embed a Poem or Anthology

    Poems—of all artforms—should be shared, and when we embarked on the redesign of Poets.org last...

  • Dear Poet: C. D. Wright Reads “Like Hearing Your Name Called in a Language You Don’t Understand”