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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
Jeffery Renard Allen Julia Alvarez Joe Amato Ricardo Mario Am├ęzquita
Richard Mario Amesquita Rachell N. Anderson Sherwood Anderson Joan Walsh Anglund
Aaron Anstett Judith Arcana Rane Arroyo 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 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
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 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 Robin Currie
David Curry Bruce Cutler Garin L. Cycholl Jeffrey Daniels
Ann Darr Frank Marshall Davis Lawrence O Dean Albert DeGenova
Mary McCormack Deka 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
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 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 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 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 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 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 Wilda Morris Paul Scott Mowrer
Lisel Mueller Simone Muench Dipika Mukherjee Peggy Munson
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 Beatrice Schenk de Regniers Jim Reiss
Dustin Renwick Charles Reynard James Ivy Richardson III Michael Robbins
Ed Roberson 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 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 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