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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 Timothy J. Hillegonds 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 Ian Winterbauer 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 Andrew G. Zubinas