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May 3rd, 2015 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 288,306 comments.
10 poets listed chronologically - American Poems

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Chronological listing of poets featured on American Poems

Click here to read about Mac Hammond
(1926 - 1997)
2
7,498
Click here to read about Frank O'Hara
(1926 - 1966)
36
46,148
Click here to read about David Wagoner
(1926 - )
3
9,332
Click here to read about Lew Welch
(1926 - 1971)
5
13,389
Click here to read about Galway Kinnell
(1927 - )
15
17,128
Click here to read about W.S. Merwin
(1927 - )
23
13,884
Click here to read about Donald Hall
(1928 - )
14
18,526
Click here to read about Philip Levine
(1928 - )
94
17,233
Click here to read about Anne Sexton
(1928 - 1974)
172
228,535
Click here to read about Maya Angelou
(1928 - )
20
6,627

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