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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
Jeffrey Renard Allen Julia Alvarez Joe Amato Ricardo Mario Am├ęzquita
Richard Mario Amesquita Rachell N. Anderson Aaron Anstett Judith Arcana
Howard Benjamin Austin Beatriz Badikian-Gartler Glenda Bailey-Mershon Regina Harris Baiocchi
James Ballowe Vicki Bamman Jerry Barrett Lois Fowler Barrett
Jill Pelaez Baumgaertner Brooke Bergan Ted Berrigan Tara Betts
Drew Bialko Mary Biddinger Donna Biffar Jeff Biggers
Mark Blaeuer Roger Bonair-Agard David Bond Joe Bonomo
Jenny Boully Kristy Bowen JoAnn Boydston Ray Bradbury
John Bradley David M Breedem Gwendolyn Brooks Michael H. Brownstein
John Howard Bryant Suzanne Buffam CM Burroughs Margaret T.G. Burroughs
Dominic Lawrence Candeloro Brenda Cardenas A.D. Carson Ana Castillo
Orlando Ceaser Maxine Chernoff Ariana Rochelle Cherry-Shearer Susan Spaeth Cherry
Phyllis Ford Choyke David A. Christensen David Arthur Christensen Sandra Cisneros
Daniel Cleary Ryan Van Cleave Wanda Lou Clevenger Laurie B Clifford
Laurie Berry Clifford Ruth Allison Coates Joan Colby Job Conger
Robert Lowell Coover Kathleen A. Corrigan Carlos Cortez Kevin Coval
Joel Craig Forrest Crissey David Curry Bruce Cutler
Garin L. Cycholl Jeffrey Daniels Ann Darr Lawrence O Dean
Albert DeGenova Mary McCormack Deka George Hill Dillon Jacob Donley
Glenn W. Dresbach Glen 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 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
(Lerman) Zack Gilbert Ken Gilbert Virginia Gilbert Victor David Giron
Albert Goldbarth Goldie Goldbloom Sandy Goldsmith Ruth Goring
Judy Grahn Thomas Gregg Dwight David Gross Dan Guillory
Carolyn Guinzio Jeff Gundy Susan Hahn Samuel W. Hale III
M. Eliza Hamilton Janice N. Harrington Darryl Harvey Carol Hegberg
David Hernandez Hope C. Hill Daryl Hine Nathan Hoks
Chris Holaves Brandi Homan Kenneth Hopkins Louise L. Hullinger
Tim Hunt Edgar Allen Imhoff Daniel Scott Irwin Sandra Jackson-Opoku
Toneal M. Jackson Zachary Michael Jack Angie Michelle James Larry Janowski
Tyehimba Jess Allan Johnston Devin Johnston Joyce Marie Jones
Judy Jordan Allison Joseph Oscar Brown Jr. Valente Judith
Michael Kadela Alexander Karanikas Jennifer Karmin Reginald Kee
Bridgit Pegeen Kelly Brigit Pegeen Kelly Vanessa King Mary Kinzie
John Knoepfle Stephen Koritta Joseph J Kozma Joanna Kurowska
Joanna Ewa Kurowska Susanna Lang Quraysh Ali Lansana Wayne Lanter
David Lazar Doreen Ambrose-Van Lee Li-Young Lee Jennifer Celeste Lester
Francesco Levato Lauren Levato Janet Loxley Lewis Laurence Lieberman
Vachel Lindsay Judy R. Little Christina Ericson Lovin Gail Lukasik
Alyce Lyle Joanie Mackowski Haki R. Madhubuti Michael David Madonick
Shanny Jean Maney Martin Marcus 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 Paul Scott Mowrer
Lisel Mueller Simone Muench Peggy Munson Gerald Edward Murray
Rosina Neginsky John G. Neihardt Julie Parson Nesbitt Amy Newman
Charlie Newman Barbra Nightingale John Fredrick Nims Raul Nino
Thomas Sterling North 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 Margaret Dubay Mikus, Ph.D.
Brandye Phillips Patty Dickson Pieczka Sterling Plumpp Fran Podulka
Susan Azar Porterfield Donna Pucciani Mark E. Pulsifer Courtney Queeney
Henry Rago 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 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 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 Edward R. Ward Kathleen Welton
Ingrid Wendt Phillip B. Williams Tonya Latrice Wilson Christian Wiman
Yvor Winters Sally Wisenburg Debra Woodard Debra Woodward
Robert Wrigley Mark Yakich Lauren Yoder Dean Young
Jessie Johnson Young Reggie Scott Young Adam Zagajewski