1907 in poetry
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Works published in English
- Peter McArthur, The Prodigal and other Poems
- Robert W. Service, The Songs of a Sourdough
- Arthur Stringer, The Woman in the Rain, and Other Poems
- Arthur Wentworth, Hamilton Eaton, The Lotus of the Nile and Other Poems
- Agnes Ethelwyn Wetherald, The Last Robin: Lyrics and Sonnets
- Gordon Bottomley, Chambers of Imagery
- Joseph Campbell, The Gilly of Christ
- Padraic Colum, Wild Earth
- John Davidson, God and Mammon
- W. H. Davies, New Poems
- James Elroy Flecker, The Bridge of Fire
- Ford Madox Ford:
- James Joyce, Chamber Music
- Alfred Noyes, The Hill of Dreams
- Robert W. Service, The Spell of the Yukon and Other Verses, also titled Songs of a Sourdough, including "The Shooting of Dan McGrew" and "The Cremation of Sam McGee"
- Dora Sigerson, Collected Poems
- Witter Bynner, An Ode to Harvard and Other Poems
- Lizelia Augusta Jenkins Moorer, Prejudice Unveiled
- Sara Teasdale, Sonnets to Duse and Other Poems
Works published in other languages
- Paul Claudel:
- Saint-Pol-Roux, pen name of Paul Roux, Les Reposoirs de la procession, published starting in 1893 and ending this year
- Renée Vivien, pen name of Pauline Tarn, Flambeaux éteints ("Extinguished Torches")
- Delmira Agustini, El libro blanco, Uruguay
- Stefan George, Der siebente Ring ("The Seventh Ring"); German
- Peider Lansel, Primulas, Romansh language, Switzerland
- Antonio Machado, Soledades, galerías, y otros poemas ("Solitudes, Galleries, and Other Poems"); Spain
- Gregorio Martínez Sierra, La casa de primavera ("The House of Spring"), Spain
- Rainer Maria Rilke, New Poems (Neue Gedichte), German
Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
- January 24 – Francis Brabazon (died 1984), Australian
- January 30 – Jun Takami 高見順 pen-name of Takama Yoshioa (died 1965), Japanese Showa period novelist and poet
- February 1 – Günter Eich (died 1972) German poet, dramatist, and author
- February 21 – W. H. Auden (died 1973), United Kingdom and United States
- April 29 – Chūya Nakahara 中原 中也 (died 1937), Japanese early Shōwa period poet
- May 4 – Lincoln Kirstein (died 1996), United States
- June 2 – John Lehmann (died 1987), English poet, writer and editor
- July 21 – Alec Derwent Hope (died 2000), Australia
- September 12 – Louis MacNeice (died 1963), United States
- September 15 – Gunnar Ekelöf (died 1968), Sweden
- October 21 – Nikos Engonopoulos (died 1985), Greek
- October 28 – John Hewitt (died 1987), Irish
- November 28 – Mary Oppen (died 1990), American, activist, artist, photographer and writer
- December 14 – R. N. Currey (died 2001), South African-born English
- December 20 – John Joseph Thompson (died 1968), Australian
- March 19 – Thomas Bailey Aldrich (born 1836), United States
- April 6 – William Henry Drummond (born 1854), Canada
- April 23 – André Theuriet (born 1833), French poet and novelist
- July 7 – Annie Louisa Walker (born 1836), English and Canadian novelist and poet
- July 31 – Francis Miles Finch (born 1827), United States lawyer and poet
- August 25 – Mary Elizabeth Coleridge, (born 1861), English novelist, poet and teacher who wrote poetry under the pseudonym Anodos (taken from George MacDonald); great-grandniece of Samuel Taylor Coleridge and great niece of Sara Coleridge
- September 6 – Sully Prudhomme (born 1839), French poet and essayist; 1st Nobel Prize winner
- September 8 – Iosif Vulcan (born 1841), Romanian magazine editor, poet, playwright, novelist and cultural figure
- November 13 – Francis Thompson (born 1859), English
- November 28 – Stanisław Wyspiański (born 1869), Polish dramatist, poet and painter
- Also – John Arthur Phillips (born 1842), Canadian)
Awards and honors
- 20th century in poetry
- 20th century in literature
- List of years in poetry
- List of years in literature
- French literature of the 20th century
- Silver Age of Russian Poetry
- Young Poland (Młoda Polska) a modernist period in Polish arts and literature, roughly from 1890 to 1918
- Davis, Melanie. "The Renée Vivien Translation Project". Valkyria. Retrieved 2015-12-04.
- Garvin, John William, ed. (1916). Canadian Poets (anthology). McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart. Retrieved via Google Books 2009-06-05.
- Cox, Michael, ed. (2004). The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature. Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-19-860634-6.
- Ludwig, Richard M.; Nault, Clifford A. Jr. (1986). "Preface". Annals of American Literature: 1602–1983. New York: Oxford University Press. p. vi.
If the title page is one year later than the copyright date, we used the latter since publishers frequently postdate books published near the end of the calendar year.
- Hartley, Anthony, ed. (1967). The Penguin Book of French Verse: 4: The Twentieth Century. Baltimore: Penguin Books.
- "Delmira Agustini". Modernismo en España e Hispanoamérica. Universitat Jaume. Retrieved 2011-09-01.
- "Stefan George". Encyclopedia of World Biography. 2004. Retrieved 2010-02-23.
- Debicki, Andrew P. (1995). Spanish Poetry of the Twentieth Century: Modernity and Beyond. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky. p. 12. ISBN 978-0-8131-0835-3. Retrieved 2009-11-21.