May 28, 2022

A New Interactive Web Archive From Simon Fraser University Library: “Dispatches From the Poetry Wars”

From Simon Fraser University Library:

Dispatches from the Poetry Wars was a lively, often contentious North American literary website with a strong satirical, anti-academic and pro-New American Poetry bent. It published poetry, fiction, letters, interviews, documents, polemics, satire, art work, video and audio material.

Working with the editors of Dispatches, Digital Library Services and Special Collections captured an interactive web archive of the website and its content.

Learn More, Read the Complete Introductory Blog Post

Direct to Dispatches From the Poetry Wars

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