The Infinity of Poetry Lists

August 16, 2013

Did you hear? Poetry lists are the new black. They're like pattern mixing. LISTS ARE THE THING. Umberto Eco must be very pleased. Not to be left behind, here's a list of the top ten poetry lists, in no particular order:

· Contemporary Poetry’s Top 100 Most Influential People, Places, and Things

· The Top 200 Advocates for American Poetry

· 23 People Who Will Make You Care About Poetry in 2013

· Poets unfit for Flavorwire

· A List of Things to Ask Yourself When You’re Making a List of Poets

· 101 Haircuts that Will Make You Care about Poetry

· Top 100 Poetry Books of the 2010s (thus far)

· The Ten Most Influential People in Poetry Today

· 9 Everyday Phrases That Originated From Poetry

· 5 Great Stories on the Lives of Poets

And if that's not enough, you might try Robert Belknap's The List: The Uses and Pleasures of Cataloguing.

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