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Information on literary
movements and a timeline, as well as links for
Early Modern Literary Studies
Electronic journal of 16th and
17th century English literature with searchable
full text back to Volume 1 in 1995.
Internet Shakespeare Editions
In addition to electronic versions of all the plays and poems, this site includes information on Shakespeare's life and times, a database of images and production information on Shakespeare on stage and film, and links to other reliable sites on Shakespeare and the Renaissance.
Luminarium: Anthology of English Literature
An extensive site with
biographical information, electronic texts,
essays, and other resources on English
literature from 1350-1785.
Library of Southern Literature
This collection of Southern literature published before 1920 includes such famous authors as Edgar Allan Poe and Mark Twain, as well as lesser known authors whose works reflect Southern attitudes and experiences.
Modern American Poetry
An online journal and
multimedia companion to Anthology of Modern
American Poetry (Oxford University Press, 2000).
Includes biographical notes, criticism, and
links to online poetry.
The Paris Review
Free access to the literary magazine's full archive of author interviews from 1953-present. Authors include Ernest Hemingway, Kurt Vonnegut, Tom Wolfe and Stephen King.
This site from the Academy of American Poets contains full text poems from both contemporary and historical poets, along with biographical information, essays and interviews, information about poetic schools and movements, and articles on poetic forms and techniques.
Shakespeare in Quarto
Twenty-one plays by Shakespeare printed in quarto before the 1642 theatre closures, courtesy of the British Library.
Shakespeare Quartos Archive
This digital collection of pre-1642 editions of William Shakespeare's plays contains the five earliest editions of Hamlet. Quartos can be viewed separately or side by side. They can be searched, annotated, downloaded and printed.
Literature, history and culture in the age of Victoria.
Web of American Transcendentalism
Authors and texts, roots and
influences, ideas and thought, criticism and
bibliographies on American Transcendentalism.