Get Your Premium Membership

21st Century Famous Poets

See also Top 10 Poets of the 21st Century

12
Poet
Abani, Chris - December 27, 1966 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Agarwal, Kedarnath - 1911 – 2000
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Akhmadulina, Bella - 1937 – 2010
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Ali, Muhammad - January 17, 1942 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Amichai, Yehuda - 1924 – 2000
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Ammons, A R - February 18, 1926 – February 25, 2001
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Amor, Pita - May 30, 1918 – May 8, 2000
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Angelou, Maya - April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Aquilina, Pawlu - 1929 – 2009
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Ashbery, John - July 28, 1927 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Atwood, Margaret - November 18, 1939 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Avison, Margaret - 1918 – 2007
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Aygi, Gennady - 1934 – 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Ayres, Pam - March 14, 1947 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Azmi, Kaifi - January 14, 1919 – May 10, 2002
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Baraka, Imamu Amiri - October 7, 1934 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Berman, David - January 4, 1967 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Berry, Wendell - August 5, 1934 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Bevington, Helen - 1906 – 2001
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Bhaskaran, P. - April 21, 1924 – February 25, 2007
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Birsa, Nevin - 1947 – 2003
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Boland, Eavan - September 1944 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Bosselaar, Laure-Anne - 1943 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Bowers, Edgar - March 2, 1924 – February 4, 2000
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Boyd, Alex - 1969 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Bradley, George - 1953 – present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Brewer, Ken - 1941 – 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Brooks, Gwendolyn - June 7, 1917 – December 3, 2000
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Brown, Fleda - 1944 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Burnshaw, Stanley - 1906 – 2005
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Carroll, Jim - August 1, 1949 – September 11, 2009
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Carruth, Hayden - 1921 – 2008
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Causley, Charles - August 24, 1917 – November 4, 2003
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Cesariny, Mário - 1923 – 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Charles, Craig - July 11, 1964 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Chatterton, Thomas - 20 November 1752 – 24 August 1770
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Chaturvedi, Shail - 1936 – 2007
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Chávez, Susana - 1974 – 2011
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Chopin, Henri - 1922 – 2008avant – garde poet and musician
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Cisneros, Sandra - December 20, 1954 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Clifton, Lucille - June 27, 1936 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Cohen, Leonard - September 21, 1934 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Collins, Billy - March 22, 1941 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Corso, Gregory - March 26, 1930 – January 17, 2001
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Creeley, Robert - May 21, 1926 – March 30, 2005
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Curnow, Allen - 1911 – 2001
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Cutler, Ivor - January 15, 1923 – March 3, 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Daniels, David - 1933 – 2008
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Darwish, Mahmoud - 13 March 1941 – 9 August 2008
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Davison, Peter - 1928 – 2004
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Dent, Tory - 1958 – 2005
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Dillard, Annie - April 30, 1945 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Dimitrova, Blaga - 1922 – 2003
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Donaghy, Michael - May 24, 1954 – September 16, 2004
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Dove, Rita - August 28, 1952 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Duffy, Carol Ann - December 23, 1955 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Dugan, Alan - February 12, 1923 – September 3, 2003
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Dunn, Stephen - June 24, 1939 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Eady, Cornelius - January 7, 1954 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Eberhart, Richard - 1904 – 2005
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Emanuel, James A - 1921 to present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Esteban, Claude - 1935 – 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Ferlinghetti, Lawrence - March 24, 1919 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Fisher, Antwone - August 3, 1959 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Fletcher, John Gould - January 3, 1886 – May 20, 1950
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Fotev, Hristo - 1934 – 2002
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Frame, Janet - 1924 – 2004
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Frumkin, Gene - 1928 – 2007
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Frye, Mary Elizabeth - November 13, 1905 - September 15, 2004
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Gascoyne, David - 1916 – 2001
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Giovanni, Nikki - June 7, 1943 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Goedicke, Patricia - June 21, 1931—July 14, 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Griffiths, Bill - 1948 – 2007
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Guest, Edgar Albert - August 20, 1881 – August 5, 1959
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Gupt, Jagdish - 1924 – 2001
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Haines, John - 1924 – 2011
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Hall, Donald - September 20, 1928 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Heath-Stubbs, John - 1918 – 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Hébert, Anne - 1916 – 2000
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Hegley, John - October 1, 1953 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Henri, Adrian - 1932 – 2000
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Hesketh, Phoebe - 1909 – 2005
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Hewett, Dorothy - 1923 – 2002
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Jac, FP - 1955 – 2008
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Jafri, Ali Sardar - November 29, 1913 – August 1, 2000
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Jeffers, Robinson - January 10, 1887 – January 20, 1962
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Jordan, June - 1936 – 2002
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Joshi, Prasoon - September 16, 1971 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Jwalamukhi, - 1938 – 2008
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Kay, Jackie - November 9, 1961 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Kinnell, Galway - February 1, 1927 – Present
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Kivikk'aho, Eila - 1921 – 2004
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Kunitz, Stanley - July 29, 1905 – May 14, 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Kupferberg, Tuli - 1923 – 2010
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Kurup, O.N.V. - May 27, 1931 - February 13, 2016
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Laetitia Barbauld, Anna - 20 June 1743 – 9 March 1825
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

Laine, Jarkko - 1947 – 2006
Biography | Poems  | Short Poems  | Best Poems  | Quotes

12