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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 Nathan Hoks Chris Holaves
Brandi Homan Kenneth Hopkins Richard Hovey Bette Howland
Louise L. Hullinger 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 Plumpp Fran Podulka Susan Azar Porterfield Donna Pucciani
Mark E. Pulsifer Courtney Queeney 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