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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
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
Amy Sayre Baptista Jerry Barrett Lois Fowler Barrett Dennis Bartizal
Ruby Dell Baugher Jill Pelaez Baumgaertner Brooke Bergan Ted Berrigan
Tara Betts Drew Bialko Raymond Bial 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 Adam Clay 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 Rachel DeWoskin Joanne Diaz Charlotte Antonia Digregorio
George Hill Dillon Jacob Donley Glenn W. Dresbach Henry Dumas
John J. Dunphy Stuart Dybek Kelly Norman Ellis Elaine Equi
Dave Etter Janet Ayer Fairbank Richard Fammeree Eileen Favorite
Kenneth Fearing Lisa Fishman Robert Fitzgerald Tony Fitzpatrick
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
Edward Hirsch Richie Hofmann Nathan Hoks Chris Holaves
Brandi Homan Kenneth Hopkins Richard Hovey Bette Howland
James Langston Hughes Louise L. Hullinger Tim Hunt Tim Hunt
Edgar Allen Imhoff Daniel Scott Irwin Sandra Jackson-Opoku Angela Jackson
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 Richard 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
Adrian Matejka Don S. McClure Marty McConnell Gene McCormick
Alice B. McGinty 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 Elise Paschen
Stanley Victor Paskavich Johanny Vazquez Paz Charlotte Pence Mark Perlberg
Brandye Phillips Patty Dickson Pieczka Sterling D. Plumpp Fran Podulka
Susan Azar Porterfield John Prine Donna Pucciani Christina Pugh
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 Kathleen Rooney 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 Tariq Shah 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 Mark Turcotte 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
Michael Warr 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