stanza

“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.

Oct 04 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: October 4, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

Sep 27 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: September 27, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

Sep 20 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: September 20, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

Sep 13 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: September 13, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

Sep 06 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: September 6, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

Sep 05 2017
John Ashbery. Photo credit: Lynn Davis.

A John Ashbery Playlist

Listen to John Ashbery reading a selection of poems from the Academy of American Poets Archive. A former Chancellor and recipient of the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize for his poetry collection The Wave (Penguin, 1984), Ashbery died on September 3, 2017, at his home in Hudson, New York.

Aug 30 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: August 30, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

Aug 23 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: August 23, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

Aug 16 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: August 16, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

Aug 09 2017
Jobs for Poets

Jobs for Poets: August 9, 2017

Every Wednesday we share literary and arts jobs posted by our fellow organizations, universities, and schools. Take a look at the opportunities available for poets in the workforce now.

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