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					Questions for Poetry Survey


   1. Have you published poetry:
      In an online journal (e-zine)
      In a print journal (or other publication)
      A printed chapbook
      An online chapbook
      A printed book
      An online book

   2. How often do you read poetry, in print?
      Daily
      A Few Times Per Week
      Once Per Week
      A Few Times Per Month
      Once Per Month
      Less Than Once Per Month

   3. How often do you read poetry, online?
      Daily
      A Few Times Per Week
      Once Per Week
      A Few Times Per Month
      Once Per Month
      Less Than Once Per Month

   4. What types of poetry resources do you access online? How often? Rate their
      importance to you (1-5)
      Daily Poetry Sites
      Online Journals (E-Zines)
             Online Traditional ‘Print’
             Multimedia (Interactive/Flash/etc.)
             Spoken Word/Audio
             Spoken Word/Video
      Blogs (Diaries)
      Discussion Forums and Chat Rooms
      Classes or Workshops
             Public
                     For Free
                     For Fee
             Private (By Invitation Only)
                     For Free
                     For Fee
      Websites and Magazines About Poetry and Writing
      Funding, Grants, and Contests
   Poets’ Websites
   Presses and Publishers
   Poetry Calendars
   Poetry Links Sites
   Other (please list)

5. How are you notified about new poetry appearing online?
   Email Group (E-Newsletter, Listserv, Email from Publisher, etc.)
   Discussion Forum
   Print Magazine
   Announcement at Literary Event/Bookstore/etc.
   Flyer
   Word of Mouth
   Not Notified
   Other (please list)

6. What are your three favorite online poetry resources overall?

7. What are your three favorite e-zines:
         To Read
         To Submit To

8. Who are your three favorite poets?

9. Is there a difference in the quality of poetry appearing in online journals and print
   journals, and if so, how?

10. Does the poetry you submit to online journals differ from the poetry you submit to
    print journals, and if so, how?

11. Online journals are easier/about the same/more difficult to submit to than print
    journals.

12. Online journals respond more quickly/about the same/more slowly than print
    journals to your submissions.

13. What do you like most about online poetry resources?
    Wide Accessibility
    No/Low Cost
    Real-Time Poetry and Information
    Exposure to Multiple Genres
    Other (please list)

14. What do you like least about online poetry resources?
15. What is the biggest misconception about poetry appearing online?

16. What is the biggest truth about poetry appearing online?

17. What additional poetry resources, if any, should be available online?

18. Briefly, what are your overall recommendations for poets hoping to publish in
    online journals?

19. Briefly, what are your overall concerns with poetry publishing online?

20. Additional thoughts on online poetry and online poetry resources? Or list
    additional online poetry resources you like.