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Janet Lewis

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Elder Olson

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Paul Engle

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Gwendolyn Brooks

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James Dickey

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John Ashbery

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William Stafford

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A. R. Ammons

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Raymond Carver

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Joyce Carol Oates

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Philip Booth

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Wallace Fowlie

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James Merrill

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Mona van Duyn

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Thom Gunn

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Lisel Mueller

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X. J. Kennedy

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Peter Porter

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Charles Tomlinson

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Maria Flook

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M. L. Rosenthal

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David Ignatow

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Turner Cassity

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Gary Soto

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J. D. Mc Clatchy

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Linda Pastan

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Richard Kenney

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Brad Leithauser

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Alfred Corn

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Carole Oles

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Wesley Mc Nair

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Gregory Djanikian

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Henry Taylor

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