Groups & Organizations
Kansas Arts Foundation,
a non-profit corporation organized to
foster the arts in the State of Kansas as outlined in its Articles
of Incorporation and By-Laws. Included in its objects and purposes
is providing grants, education and other services in support of the
arts in the State of Kansas. The Foundation is not, nor does it seek
to be, the State’s official arts agency.
Kansas Citizens for the Arts, a
nonprofit organization comprised of individuals and businesses who
care about the future of our state, is working to build that support
among the public, community leadership and elected officials.
Kansas Authors Club -- Since 1904, the club offers opportunity to all Kansas writers in all genres: workshops, contests, networking.
Kansas City Writers Group -- Since 1965, the group offers workshops, networking, support & critique opportunities to all its members.
Council -- creates, sponsors, and promotes humanities programs across Kansas.
Kansas Writers Association -- the group offers workshops, networking, support & critique opportunities to all its members.
The Writers Place
-- One of Kansas City's best know writing organizations; serving poets either side the MO & Kansas border.
Workshops & Engagements
Brave Voice -- Workshops with Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg
Kansas Related Sites
Bridge of Dreams -- Robert Lawson, personal poetry samples & other
writing including several other poets.
Kansas on the Net
-- special interests in Kansas history, events and art, including writing.
Kansas Traveler -- special interests in Kansas
history, events and art, including writing.
Kansas Government & Library
Kansas Center for the Book --
Associated with the State Library of Kansas, KCFB advocates literary heritage & provides resources through promoting past, current & future works of Kansas authors.
Other Kansas Poetry Related
To the Prairie Posters
Poets & Poetry
150 Kansas Poems -- 2014-15 Time &
Steven Hind -- A sampler of Steve Hind's Poetry.
Jonathan Holden -- Distinguished KSU Professor - Poetry samples, books, etc. Kansas' 1st Poet
Limestone9 -- Greg German, poetry samples, guest writers, guest artists, photography, etc.
Denise Low -- Blogspot -- Distinguished Haskell Indian College Professor - Kansas' 2nd Poet Laureate.
Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg -- Ph.D. & MA from the University of Kansas, Founder of Transformative Language
Arts at Goddard College; Kansas's 3rd Poet laureate beginning July 1, 2009. Also, visit her:
Wyatt Townely -- Current Kansas
Poetry of Kansas -- Created by John Howell, a large collection of Kansas poetry & related links.
Flint Hills Review -- Emporia State University -- national circulation;
publishing work with a particular interest in region in reference to place, ethnicity, gender, and memory.
Helicon Nine -- Helicon Nine Editions publishes books of unswerving quality by emerging & established writers, & broadens the audience for the
arts in Kansas & the Midwest by demonstrating through readings, workshops, & public discourse, the power of literature to transform human experience.
Kansas City Voices,
Press -- mission is to
discover, encourage, and promote creativity and communication
through literature, art, and other forms of cultural expression. We
publish an annual eclectic mix of fiction, essays, interviews,
articles, poetry, and art. We seek exceptional written and visual
creations from established and emerging voices.
-- Pittsburg State University -- publishes poetry, scholarly
articles and book reviews.
New Letters -- the online presence of New Letters quarterly magazine and its companion public radio series, New Letters on the Air.
Solomon Valley Heritage Alliance
-- located in north central & northwest Kansas, this non-profit organization sponsors an annual writing contest.
Publishers & Businesses
Limestone9 Consulting -- Website design
-- Exposing everywhere to the works of talented Kansas writers.