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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
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 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 (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 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 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 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