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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 Andrew H Bullen 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 Vincent Francone 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 Joy Harjo 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
Lauren Michele Jackson 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 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