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General Literary Sites:

  • African Writing online. Magazine with variety of literary coverage and material.
  • Al Jadid Magazine. A Review & Record of Arab Culture and Arts. Includes good literary coverage.
  • Alt-X Online Network. "Where the digerati meet the literati." Includes the electronic book review, Mark Amerika's amerika online, and the "classic" grammatron. Nice look, interesting content, navigation a bit cumbersome.
  • Asymptote. An "international journal dedicated to literary translation". Quarterly.
  • Banipal. Magazine of Modern Arab Literature.
  • berfois. "Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters".
  • BiblioMonde. French site with international focus.
  • Book Beast. Book coverage at The Daily Beast.
  • Bookreporter.com. "Where readers and writers click" (oy !). Reviews, interviews, articles.
  • Bookriot. Dedicated to the idea that writing about books and reading should be just as diverse as books and readers are.
  • The Bookseller. Good general information about current British publishing. (Have to register to get much of the information.)
  • Bookslut. Good book site with interesting material, reviews.
  • booktrade.info. UK publishing industry news.
  • Booktrust. "Inspiring a love of books." Good, large, informative site.
  • Börsenblatt. Magazin fur den deutschen Buchhandel. German book news.
  • British Council Literature. A "way to access and keep up-to-date with contemporary British Literature". Includes useful Contemporary Writers Directory.
  • Brittle Paper. "An African Literary Experience". Good coverage.
  • The Caravan. Literary coverage in The Caravn, Indian focus. Monthly.
  • Constant Reader. Reader discussions. Good selection.
  • Contemporary Postcolonial and Postimperial Literature in English. Useful, far-ranging.
  • The Critical Flame. "A Journal of Literature and Culture". Bi-monthly.
  • fabula. French. "La recherche en littérature". Focus on literary scholarship.
  • goodreads. "The largest social network for readers in the world."
  • goodreports.net. Occasional commentary and reviews.
  • Guernica. "A magazine of art and politics".
  • Identity Theory. "Literature, conversation, miscellany".
  • Iran Book News Agency. Good general information; Iranian focus.
  • Jacket Magazine. "With poetry, interviews, reviews, articles on photography and type"
  • Literary Hub. 'The Best of the Literary Internet'.
  • Literary Resources on the Net. Excellent annotated links list on practically all things literary.
  • Das Literatur-Café. German site. "Der literarische Treffpunkt im Internet".
  • Literature & Translation. UNESCO offers vital information on still unknown foreign literatures, representative literary guide lists, as well as news from the international publishing and translation sector.
  • Literature in Context. "Presents European literatures in context for the 19th and 20th century".
  • The Millions. "Offering coverage on books, arts, and culture ".
  • The Modern Novel. "A website on the world-wide literary novel since approximately the beginning of the twentieth century, arranged by nationality."
  • Online Literary Criticism Collection at Internet Public Library. Over 4500 links, but of varying use, not comprehensive.
  • The Paris Review interviews. All the author-interviews from The Paris Review (eventually). All in the detested pdf format, but a fantastic collection.
  • Pegasos. Literature related resources, including Author's Calendar (with very good summary author biographies).
  • PEN. Including: PEN International, English Centre, American Center.
  • Pen Transmissions. "Dedicated to international writing".
  • Perlentaucher. German. Mainly summaries (with links) of domestic and foreign press, specifically of literary coverage. Very useful.
  • places for writers. "Resources for Canadia writers", but also good general coverage.
  • Placing Literature. Exploring literay places.
  • Poets & Writers. Some articles from magazine, as well as additional, on-line only information.
  • Publishers Weekly. US publishing news.
  • Publishing Perspectives. "An international online publishing newsletter".
  • Publishing Trends. "News and opinion on the changing world of book publishing". Limited amount freely accessible.
  • Readysteadybook.com. "A literary site". Mainly reviews, but also some author interviews and articles. Good, literary focus.
  • The Rumpus. "Culture, daily." Some literary coverage.
  • Salon (Slovakia). "Essays and feuilletons published by the European and world press, with a special focus on Central Europeans countries".
  • Slightly Foxed. "The Real Reader's Quarterly". Each issue of 96 pages contains around 25 reviews of between 30 and 40 books. Unclear how much will be freely accessible.
  • Society of Authors. Founded "to protect the rights and further the interests of authors". Some useful information.
  • Tablet. "A new read on Jewish life."Some literary coverage.
  • 3AM Magazine. Good literary magazine, with fiction, interviews.
  • Transcript. Bi-monthly, tri-lingual review of books and writing from around Europe. "Its aim is to promote quality literature written in the smaller languages and to give wider circulation to material from small-language literary publications".
  • Tweed's. Formerly The Coffin Factory. A magazine of literature and art.
  • Untitled Books. "Stories, articles, recommendations and beautiful books from extraordinary writers."
  • The Victorian Web. Very good Victorian literature resource.
  • Web del Sol. "Locus of literary art on the WWW".
  • Words Without Borders. "The Online Magazine for International Literature". Excellent introduction to international writers.

  • See also: NewPages Guide to Literary Magazines. Good link list.
  • See also: Poetry & Literary Magazines, Journals, Ezines. More than 400 Links.

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