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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 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 Donna Biffar Jeff Biggers
Mark Blaeuer 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 CM Burroughs Margaret T.G. Burroughs
Dominic Lawrence Candeloro Brenda Cardenas A.D. Carson Ana Castillo
Orlando Ceaser 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 Glen 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 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 Thomas Gregg Dwight David Gross Dan Guillory
Carolyn Guinzio Jeff Gundy Susan Hahn M. Eliza Hamilton
Janice N. Harrington Darryl Harvey Carol Hegberg David Hernandez
Hope C. Hill Daryl Hine Nathan Hoks Chris Holaves
Brandi Homan Kenneth Hopkins Louise L. Hullinger Tim Hunt
James Ivy Richardson III Samuel W. Hale III Edgar Allen Imhoff Daniel Scott Irwin
Sandra Jackson-Opoku Toneal M. Jackson Zachary Michael Jack Angie Michelle James
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 Bridgit Pegeen Kelly Brigit Pegeen Kelly Vanessa King
Mary Kinzie John Knoepfle Stephen Koritta Joseph J Kozma
Joanna Kurowska Joanna Ewa Kurowska Susanna Lang Quraysh Ali Lansana
Wayne Lanter David Lazar Doreen Ambrose-Van Lee Li-Young Lee
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 William Marr
Edgar Lee Masters Marcia Lee Masters Don S. McClure Gene McCormick
Orlando Menes Sharon Mesmer Linda Mitchell 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
Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks Julie Parson-Nesbitt Stanley Victor Paskavich Johanny Vazquez Paz
Charlotte Pence Mark Perlberg Margaret Dubay Mikus, Ph.D. 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 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
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 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
Dean Young Jessie Johnson Young Reggie Scott Young Adam Zagajewski