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English Websites

See the English Department homepage for a description of Siena's program.

Metasites (Websites)

Literary Resources on the Net
The Voice of the Shuttle

Professional Associations and Societies

Modern Language Association
American Literature Association
College English Association
National Council of Teachers of English

Medieval Literature

Beowulf: A New Translation for Oral Delivery
The Camelot Project                
Chaucer Metapage
Geoffry Chaucer                    
The Labyrinth                            
The Online Medieval & Classical Library
TEAMS Middle English Texts 

Early Modern Literature

CERES: Cambridge English Renaissance Electronic Service                         
Mr. William Shakespeare and the Internet   
Open Source Shakespeare

Shakespeare's Sonnets                


British Women Romantic Poets, 1789-1832  
Jane Austen Society of North America
Leigh Hunt Online: The Letters
NASSR: North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
Romanticism on the Net

Victorian Literature

Aspects of the Victorian Book
The Dickens Project
The Thomas Hardy Association              
Sherlockian.Net --Sherlock Holmes            
Victorian Research Web                     
The Victorian Web   

Victorian Women Writers Project

American Literature

African American Women Writers
African American Women Writers of the 19th Century
American Authors
Antislavery Literature (includes slave narratives) The Official Website of the Eugene O’Neill Society
The James Fenimore Cooper Society

Langston Hughes Papers
Mark Twain
Maya Angelou: The Official Website
Storytellers: Native American Authors Online       
Voices from the Gaps: Women Writers of Color  

The Walt Whitman Archive
The Willa Cather Electronic Archive

William Faulkner on the Web

Digital Collections;
Online Text Collections on Western European Literature

Digital Collections—Women Writers

A Celebration of Women Writers                   
Emory Women Writers Resource Project

Other Women's Voices: Translations of Women's Writing Before 1700
Women Writers Online (Women Writers Project)

Poetry (Academy of American Poets)
Electronic Poetry Center

Indiefeed Performance Poetry Channel
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
Poetry Library (Southbank Centre)

Poetry International Web
PoetryArchive "The Poetry Archive is the world's premier online collection of recordings of poets reading their work."
First World War Poetry Digital Archive

Science Fiction

LOCUS online                                   
SF Site: The Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy         
Science Fiction and Fantasy Research Database
Science Fiction Research Association            

The Writer’s Life

PEN American Center                     
Poets and Writers                                  
Writer’s Digest                 


A list of databases relevant to  English

English Journals

Use when you have a citation and want to know if Siena has the journal.

Print and electronic journals for EnglishDrama, and Journalism.

Remember to check CYRIL, the Siena Library catalog, for other resources