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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 Sherwood 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 Dennis Bartizal 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
Larry Broutman 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 Zack Gilbert (Lerman) 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
Joy Harjo Janice N. Harrington Hermene Hartman Darryl Harvey
Carol Hegberg David Hernandez Timothy J. Hillegonds Hope C. Hill
Daryl Hine Richie Hofmann Nathan Hoks Chris Holaves
Brandi Homan Kenneth Hopkins Richard Hovey Bette Howland
Louise L. Hullinger Tim Hunt Tim Hunt Edgar Allen Imhoff
Daniel Scott Irwin Sandra Jackson-Opoku Lauren Michele Jackson 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 Anastasia Marie Lindsey 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 Eileen R. Meyer Linda Mitchell Faisal Mohyuddin
Harriet Monroe William Vaughn Moody A.D. Moore Bill Morgan
Wilda Morris 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 D. Plumpp
Fran Podulka Susan Azar Porterfield Donna Pucciani Mark E. Pulsifer
Courtney Queeney Bob Raczka 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 Rodd Whelpley Paul O. Williams
Phillip B. Williams Tonya Latrice Wilson Christian Wiman Ian Winterbauer
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
Andrew G. Zubinas