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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 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 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 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
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 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 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 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