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Authors Writing in the Genre of poetry

Chris Abani Olga Abella Diane Ackerman Tracy Ahrens
Dorothy Keeley Aldis Carolyn Alessio Elizabeth Alexander William Allegrezza
Jeffery Renard Allen Jeffery Renard Allen Julia Alvarez Joe Amato
Richard Mario Amesquita Ricardo Mario Amézquita Rachell N. Anderson Sherwood Anderson
Joan Walsh Anglund Aaron Anstett Judith Arcana Rane Arroyo
Jabari Asim Howard Benjamin Austin Mary Hunter Austin Beatriz Badikian-Gartler
Glenda Bailey-Mershon Regina Harris Baiocchi Jesse Ball James Ballowe
Vicki Bamman Amy Sayre Baptista Jerry Barrett Lois Fowler Barrett
Dennis Bartizal Ruby Dell Baugher Jill Pelaez Baumgaertner Brooke Bergan
Adria Bernardi Ted Berrigan Tara Betts Drew Bialko
Raymond Bial Mary Biddinger Trever James Bierschbach Donna Biffar
Jeff Biggers Mark Blaeuer Norbert Blei Roger Bonair-Agard
David Bond Joe Bonomo Daniel Borzutzky 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
Julia Abigail Fletcher Carney 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
Adam Clay 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 Carlos Cumpian Robin Currie
David Curry Bruce Cutler Garin L. Cycholl Jeffrey Daniels
Ann Darr Frank Marshall Davis Lawrence O Dean Albert DeGenova
Mary McCormack Deka Mayda Del Valle Gary DeNeal Rachel DeWoskin
Joanne Diaz Charlotte Antonia Digregorio George Hill Dillon Jacob Donley
Glenn W. Dresbach Henry Dumas John J. Dunphy Stuart Dybek
Kelly Norman Ellis Sharon Epps Elaine Equi Dave Etter
Janet Ayer Fairbank Richard Fammeree Eileen Favorite Kenneth Fearing
Eugene Field Lisa Fishman Robert Fitzgerald Tony Fitzpatrick
Rachel Contreni Flynn Flora Wallis Foss Tobin Fraley Vincent Francone
Krista Franklin Rebecca Morgan Frank Barry Frauman Edith Freund
Paul Friedrich David Friend Naoko Fujimoto Allison Funk
Cynthia Gallaher Hannah Gamble 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 Joshua I Grant Gerri R. Gray
Thomas Gregg Dwight David Gross Dan Guillory Carolyn Guinzio
Jeff Gundy Chasity Gunn Susan Hahn Samuel W. Hale III
M. Eliza Hamilton Joy Harjo Janice N. Harrington Hermene Hartman
Darryl Harvey Carol Hegberg Alexander Jude Henry David Hernandez
Timothy J. Hillegonds Hope C. Hill Daryl Hine Edward Hirsch
Richie Hofmann Nathan Hoks Chris Holaves Brandi Homan
Kenneth Hopkins Richard Hovey Bette Howland James Langston Hughes
Louise L. Hullinger Tim Hunt Tim Hunt Edgar Allen Imhoff
Daniel Scott Irwin Sandra Jackson-Opoku Angela Jackson Lauren Michele Jackson
Rachel 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 Parneshia Jones
Richard Jones Judy Jordan Allison Joseph Valente Judith
Michael Kadela Alexander Karanikas Jennifer Karmin Reginald Kee
Brigit Pegeen Kelly Vanessa King Mary Kinzie Kathleen Kirk
John Knoepfle Kristen Koppers Stephen Koritta Heather Marie Kosur
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 Vicki Lipe Judy R. Little Christina Ericson Lovin
Paul A. Lubenkov 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 Nate Marshall
Edgar Lee Masters Marcia Lee Masters Adrian Matejka Don S. McClure
Marty McConnell Gene McCormick Alice B. McGinty Thomas McNulty
Orlando Menes Sharon Mesmer Eileen R. Meyer Linda Mitchell
Faisal Mohyuddin Harriet Monroe William Vaughn Moody A.D. Moore
Bill Morgan Andrew Morkes Wilda Morris Paul Scott Mowrer
Lisel Mueller Simone Muench Dipika Mukherjee Peggy Munson
David Alan Mura Patricia J. Murphy 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 Achy Obejas Elder James Olsen Daniela Olszewska
Ladan Osman James Horton Palmer Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks Julie Parson-Nesbitt
Elise Paschen Stanley Victor Paskavich Johanny Vazquez Paz Cynthia Pelayo
Charlotte Pence Mark Perlberg Brandye Phillips Xandria Phillips
Patty Dickson Pieczka Sterling D. Plumpp Fran Podulka Susan Azar Porterfield
John Prine Donna Pucciani Christina Pugh Mike Puican
Mark E. Pulsifer Courtney Queeney Bob Raczka David Radavich
Henry Rago Ned Randle Srikanth Reddy Myrtle Reed
Beatrice Schenk de Regniers Jim Reiss Dustin Renwick Charles Reynard
James Ivy Richardson III Michael Robbins Ed Roberson John Eric Robinson
Tom Roby Carolyn Marie Rodgers Carolyn M. Rogers Alane Rollings
Kathleen Rooney Franklin Rosemont Deborah Nodler Rosen Charles Rossiter
Sarah Ruhl 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 Shel Silverstein Charles D. Simic Andrea Witzke Slot
Jared R.W. Smith Patricia Lee Smith Patricia Smith Carol Spelius
Iris Spencer-Baxter 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 Jonathan Travelstead James Treat
Natasha Trethewey Billy Tuggle Mark Turcotte Joanna Beth Tweedy
Ed Donald Two-Rivers Michael Tyler Danny Mahlon Underwood Luis Alberto Urrea
Judith Valente Jean Valentine Michael Van Walleghen Wendy Vardaman
Frank Varela Beth Copeland Vargo Thomas L. Vaultonburg Martha Modena Vertreace-Doody
Doris Vidaver Lina Ramona Vitkauskas Valerie Wallace Michael Van Walleghen
Jessica Lee Walsh William Wantling Edward R. Ward Michael Warr
Rachel Jamison Webster Kathleen Welton Ingrid Wendt Rodd Whelpley
Paul O. Williams Phillip B. Williams Keith S. Wilson Tonya Latrice Wilson
Christian Wiman Ian Winterbauer Yvor Winters Tamera Will Wissinger
Debra Woodard Debra Woodward Robert Wrigley Mark Yakich
Lauren Yoder Emily Jungmin Yoon avery r young Dean Young
Jessie Johnson Young Reggie Scott Young Adam Zagajewski Andrew G. Zubinas

 

 

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