International Who's Who in Poetry 2007  book cover
14th Edition

International Who's Who in Poetry 2007

ISBN 9781857433609
Published September 21, 2006 by Routledge
420 Pages

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Book Description

The 14th edition of the International Who's Who in Poetry is a unique and comprehensive guide to the leading lights and freshest talent in poetry today. Containing biographies of more than 4,000 contemporary poets world-wide, this essential reference work provides truly international coverage. In addition to the well known poets, talented up-and-coming writers are also profiled.


  • Each entry provides full career history and publication details
  • An international appendices section lists prizes and past prize-winners, organizations, magazines and publishers
  • A summary of poetic forms and rhyme schemes
  • The career profile section is supplemented by lists of Poets Laureate, Oxford University professors of poetry, poet winners of the Nobel Prize for Literature, winners of the Pulitzer Prize for American Poetry and of the King's/Queen's Gold medal and other poetry prizes.