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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
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 Janice N. Harrington
Hermene Hartman Darryl Harvey Carol Hegberg David Hernandez
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 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 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 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