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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 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 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 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 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 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
Rodd Whelpley 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