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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 Mary Hunter 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 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 M Breedem Gwendolyn Brooks 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
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 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 (Lerman) Zack Gilbert 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
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 Oscar Brown Jr. 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 Joanna Ewa 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 Judy R. Little Christina Ericson Lovin
Gail Lukasik 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 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 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 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 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 Emily Jungmin Yoon Dean Young
Jessie Johnson Young Reggie Scott Young Adam Zagajewski