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Authors, Arranged by Genre (Poetry)

Poetry genre

Olga Abella Diane Ackerman Tracy Ahrens Dorothy Keeley Aldis
Carolyn Alessio Elizabeth Alexander William Allegrezza Jeffery Renard Allen
Julia Alvarez Joe Amato Ricardo Mario Am├ęzquita Richard Mario Amesquita
Rachell N. Anderson Aaron Anstett Judith Arcana Howard Benjamin Austin
Mary Hunter Austin Beatriz Badikian-Gartler Glenda Bailey-Mershon Regina Harris Baiocchi
James Ballowe Vicki Bamman Jerry Barrett Lois Fowler Barrett
Ruby Dell Baugher Jill Pelaez Baumgaertner Brooke Bergan Ted Berrigan
Tara Betts Drew Bialko Mary Biddinger Trever James Bierschbach
Donna Biffar Jeff Biggers Mark Blaeuer Norbert Blei
Roger Bonair-Agard David Bond Joe Bonomo Jenny Boully
Kristy Bowen JoAnn Boydston Ray Bradbury John Bradley
David Breeden Gwendolyn Brooks Oscar Brown, Jr. Michael H. Brownstein
John Howard Bryant Suzanne Buffam Robert J. Burdette CM Burroughs
Margaret T.G. Burroughs Dominic Lawrence Candeloro Brenda Cardenas A.D. Carson
Ana Castillo Mary Hartwell Catherwood Orlando Ceaser George Chambers
Maxine Chernoff Ariana Rochelle Cherry-Shearer Susan Spaeth Cherry Phyllis Ford Choyke
David A. Christensen Sandra Cisneros Daniel Cleary Ryan Van Cleave
Wanda Lou Clevenger Laurie B Clifford Laurie Berry Clifford Ruth Allison Coates
Joan Colby Job Conger Kathleen A. Corrigan Carlos Cortez
Kevin Coval Joel Craig Forrest Crissey Robin Currie
David Curry Bruce Cutler Garin L. Cycholl Jeffrey Daniels
Ann Darr Lawrence O Dean Albert DeGenova Mary McCormack Deka
Gary DeNeal George Hill Dillon Jacob Donley Glenn W. Dresbach
Henry Dumas John J. Dunphy Kelly Norman Ellis Elaine Equi
Dave Etter Janet Ayer Fairbank Richard Fammeree Eileen Favorite
Kenneth Fearing Lisa Fishman Robert Fitzgerald Rachel Contreni Flynn
Flora Wallis Foss Tobin Fraley Barry Frauman Edith Freund
Paul Friedrich David Friend Allison Funk Cynthia Gallaher
Patricia Gangas Paul Garon Joseph Gastiger Lucia Cordell Getsi
Sarah Sovereign Getty Reginald Gibbons Marilyn Huntman Giese (Lerman) Zack Gilbert
Ken Gilbert Virginia Gilbert Victor David Giron Albert Goldbarth
Goldie Goldbloom Sandy Goldsmith Ruth Goring Judy Grahn
Gerri R. Gray Thomas Gregg Dwight David Gross Dan Guillory
Carolyn Guinzio Jeff Gundy Susan Hahn Samuel W. Hale III
M. Eliza Hamilton Janice N. Harrington Hermene Hartman Darryl Harvey
Carol Hegberg David Hernandez Hope C. Hill Daryl Hine
Nathan Hoks Chris Holaves Brandi Homan Kenneth Hopkins
Richard Hovey Bette Howland Louise L. Hullinger Tim Hunt
Edgar Allen Imhoff Daniel Scott Irwin Sandra Jackson-Opoku Toneal M. Jackson
Zachary Michael Jack John Jacob Angie Michelle James Phyllis Janik
Larry Janowski Tyehimba Jess Allan Johnston Devin Johnston
Joyce Marie Jones Judy Jordan Allison Joseph Valente Judith
Michael Kadela Alexander Karanikas Jennifer Karmin Reginald Kee
Brigit Pegeen Kelly Vanessa King Mary Kinzie John Knoepfle
Kristen Koppers Stephen Koritta Joseph J Kozma Joanna Kurowska
Susanna Lang Quraysh Ali Lansana Wayne Lanter E'mon Lauren
David Lazar Doreen Ambrose-Van Lee Li-Young Lee Marcellus Julien Leonard
Jennifer Celeste Lester Francesco Levato Lauren Levato Janet Loxley Lewis
Laurence Lieberman Vachel Lindsay Judy R. Little Christina Ericson Lovin
Gail Lukasik Lennart Lundh Alyce Lyle Joanie Mackowski
Haki R. Madhubuti Michael David Madonick Shanny Jean Maney Martin Marcus
Margaret Dubay Mikus, Ph.D. William Marr Edgar Lee Masters Marcia Lee Masters
Don S. McClure Gene McCormick Orlando Menes Sharon Mesmer
Linda Mitchell Faisal Mohyuddin Harriet Monroe William Vaughn Moody
A.D. Moore Bill Morgan Paul Scott Mowrer Lisel Mueller
Simone Muench Peggy Munson Gerald Edward Murray Jarrett Neal
Rosina Neginsky John G. Neihardt Julie Parson Nesbitt Amy Newman
Charlie Newman Barbra Nightingale John Fredrick Nims Raul Nino
Molly F. Norwood Elder James Olsen Daniela Olszewska James Horton Palmer
Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks Julie Parson-Nesbitt Stanley Victor Paskavich Johanny Vazquez Paz
Charlotte Pence Mark Perlberg Brandye Phillips Patty Dickson Pieczka
Sterling Plumpp Fran Podulka Susan Azar Porterfield Donna Pucciani
Mark E. Pulsifer Courtney Queeney Henry Rago Ned Randle
Patrick T. Reardon Srikanth Reddy Beatrice Schenk de Regniers Jim Reiss
Dustin Renwick Charles Reynard James Ivy Richardson III Michael Robbins
Ed Roberson Tom Roby Carolyn M. Rogers Alane Rollings
Franklin Rosemont Deborah Nodler Rosen Charles Rossiter Erika L. Sanchez
Carl Sandburg Lawrence Santoro Larry Sawyer Jennifer Scappettone
Michelle Schaub James Marcus Schuyler Charles Schwartz Maureen Seaton
Gregg Shapiro Karl Jay Shapiro Charles D. Simic Andrea Witzke Slot
Jared R.W. Smith Patricia Lee Smith Carol Spelius Beth Staas
Maura Stanton Frances Cook Steen Ruth Stephan Debra J Stewart
Jack Stillinger Christy Stillwell Mark Strand Jason Sturner
Robert Sward Edward Robeson Taylor J.J. Tindall Bill Tinley
James Treat Natasha Trethewey Billy Tuggle Joanna Beth Tweedy
Ed Donald Two-Rivers Michael Tyler Danny Mahlon Underwood Judith Valente
Jean Valentine Wendy Vardaman Frank Varela Beth Copeland Vargo
Thomas L. Vaultonburg Martha Modena Vertreace-Doody Doris Vidaver Lina Ramona Vitkauskas
Michael Van Walleghen Jessica Lee Walsh William Wantling Edward R. Ward
Kathleen Welton Ingrid Wendt Paul O. Williams Phillip B. Williams
Tonya Latrice Wilson Christian Wiman Yvor Winters Sally Wisenburg
Debra Woodard Debra Woodward Robert Wrigley Mark Yakich
Lauren Yoder Emily Jungmin Yoon Dean Young Jessie Johnson Young
Reggie Scott Young Adam Zagajewski