Poetry’s Popularity Soars Online: Telegraph

by ttucker23 on September 17, 2008

Andrew Motion believes that the internet offers a better platform for poetry than books.

Andrew Motion believes that the internet offers a better medium for poetry than books (picture from Telegraph.co.uk).

In light of traffic figuresto the Poetry Archive website, which is delivering 1 million page views a month and reaching 125,000 unique users, Andrew Motion suggests that the internet is providing a better medium for poetry than books: “Either books have not been doing the job or they are being outmanoeuvred by the internet.”

Full story at the Telegraph.co.uk.

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