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April 2nd, 2015 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 285,555 comments.
10 poets listed chronologically - American Poems

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Chronological listing of poets featured on American Poems

Click here to read about Laura Riding Jackson
(1901 - 1991)
7
11,783
Click here to read about Langston Hughes
(1902 - 1967)
29
190,176
Click here to read about Ogden Nash
(1902 - 1971)
117
87,099
Click here to read about Arna Bontemps
(1902 - 1973)
7
36,091
Click here to read about Stanley Kunitz
(1905 - 2006)
21
19,660
Click here to read about Kenneth Patchen
(1911 - 1972)
17
13,259
Click here to read about Delmore Schwartz
(1913 - 1966)
64
13,049
Click here to read about Karl  Shapiro
(1913 - 2000)
3
8,460
Click here to read about May Swenson
(1913 - 1989)
3
15,108
Click here to read about John Berryman
(1914 - 1972)
150
12,725

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