Below, we have listed various interesting German poetry websites.
Each description also mentions the language(s) in which the site is available.
lyrikline.org is a multilingual internet platform presenting international, high-quality poetry in audio (read by the authors themselves) and text form (original version & translations). Thereby lyrikline.org has established itself as a link between cultures making poetry approachable for everybody beyond boundaries of languages.
Language: German, English, French, Arabic and Slovenian navigation
International Dada Archive (University of Iowa)
This site provides every kind of information on the historic Dada movement and the individual Dada writers and artists, as well as links to other Internet resources.
new books in German
New books in German presents regular reviews of new titles particularly recommended for translation into English.
The extensive list of links of this portal is particularly recommendable.
Forum of the 13
Very interesting forum on which selected authors tend to (mis-)understand each other.
Next to literary texts, the interested reader finds more than 10.000 poems originating from classic authors such as Andreas Gryphius to the classic modern art of Gottfried Benn.
Werschs Good Trakl-Site
A good example for a privately produced website. Basically you will find anything of and about the poet Georg Trakl.
Including almost every text this great German poet has written.
This site informs about the only institutional opportunity in Germany to study literary writing at a university. You will also find texts from teachers and students.
Zentrales Verzeichnis Antiquarischer Bücher
The online-association for German antiquarian booksellers. Among the approximately 7 million books you can find thousands and thousands of poetry volumes to be ordered.
German female poets
This website presents mostly forgotten female poets some of which are worth to be discovered.
Extensive website with many links, a lot of authors biographies and a good news department.
Probably the best starting point for a research on German authors. Links to online-texts of German literature and foreign literature translated into German.
Comprehensive collection of links relating to German Studies.
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