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August 21st, 2014 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 278,879 comments.
10 poets listed chronologically - American Poems

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Chronological listing of poets featured on American Poems

Click here to read about Aaron Fogel
(1947 - )
3
8,253
Click here to read about Jane Kenyon
(1947 - 1995)
14
23,319
Click here to read about Yusef Komunyakaa
(1947 - )
3
10,386
Click here to read about Maggie Anderson
(1948 - )
1
979
Click here to read about David Lehman
(1948 - )
58
9,747
Click here to read about Heather McHugh
(1948 - )
8
7,088
Click here to read about Katha Pollitt
(1949 - )
1
5,491
Click here to read about Joyce Sutphen
(1949 - )
2
7,838
Click here to read about Jim Carroll
(1950 - )
1
21,239
Click here to read about Carolyn Forché
(1950 - )
7
1,671

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S (24) T (7) U (1) V (2) W (19) X (0) Y (0) Z (0)


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