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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
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 Robert Lowell Coover 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
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 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 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
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