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Authors, Arranged by Genre (poetry)

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 Amy Sayre Baptista
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 Andrew H Bullen 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 Rachel DeWoskin 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
Vincent Francone 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 Marty McConnell 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 Elise Paschen 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 Tariq Shah 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 Michael Warr
Kathleen Welton Ingrid Wendt Rodd Whelpley Paul O. Williams
Phillip B. Williams Tonya Latrice Wilson Christian Wiman Ian Winterbauer
Yvor Winters 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