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Modern Poets | Contemporary Poets

Modern Poets. This is a list of famous modern poets. This list of famous contemporary poets, with their best poetry, is determined by website visitors.

Rank Modern Poets
1 MayaAngelou
Angelou , Maya

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2 BillyCollins
Collins , Billy

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3 GarySoto
Soto , Gary

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4 Carol AnnDuffy
Duffy , Carol Ann

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5 SandraCisneros
Cisneros , Sandra

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6 AliceWalker
Walker , Alice

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7 LucilleClifton
Clifton , Lucille

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8 JohnAshbery
Ashbery , John

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9 LisaZaran
Zaran , Lisa

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10 JudithViorst
Viorst , Judith

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11 JackPrelutsky
Prelutsky , Jack

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12 Imamu AmiriBaraka
Baraka , Imamu Amiri

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13 DavidBerman
Berman , David

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14 RobertBly
Bly , Robert

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15 FledaBrown
Brown , Fleda

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16 AnnieDillard
Dillard , Annie

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17 CorneliusEady
Eady , Cornelius

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18 WendellBerry
Berry , Wendell

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19 MarvinBell
Bell , Marvin

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20 PeterOrlovsky
Orlovsky , Peter

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21 RussellEdson
Edson , Russell

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22 Robert NormanMunsch
Munsch , Robert Norman

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23 EavanBoland
Boland , Eavan

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24 KimMorrissey
Morrissey , Kim

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25 James AEmanuel
Emanuel , James A

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26 MaggieEstep
Estep , Maggie

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27 C KWilliams
Williams , C K

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28 MarilynHacker
Hacker , Marilyn

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29 YevgenyYevtushenko
Yevtushenko , Yevgeny

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30 FrankBidart
Bidart , Frank

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31 YvesBonnefoy
Bonnefoy , Yves

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32 GaryFincke
Fincke , Gary

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33 GraceCavalieri
Cavalieri , Grace

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34 GalwayKinnell
Kinnell , Galway

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35 Laure-AnneBosselaar
Bosselaar , Laure-Anne

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36 AlexBoyd
Boyd , Alex

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37 GeorgeBradley
Bradley , George

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38 Dianedi Prima
di Prima , Diane

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39 StephenDobyns
Dobyns , Stephen

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40 MarkDoty
Doty , Mark

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41 RitaDove
Dove , Rita

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42 NormanDubie
Dubie , Norman

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43 DeniseDuhamel
Duhamel , Denise

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44 HelenDunmore
Dunmore , Helen

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45 StephenDunn
Dunn , Stephen

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46 LawrenceFerlinghetti
Ferlinghetti , Lawrence

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47 EdwardField
Field , Edward

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48 NickFlynn
Flynn , Nick

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49 CarolynForche
Forche , Carolyn

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50 DaisyFried
Fried , Daisy

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