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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 Amy Sayre Baptista
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 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
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 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