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Famous Poet Articles

A list of popular poetry articles by or about famous poets.

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1 William Wordsworth
2 William Shakespeare
3 Oscar Wilde
4 Emily Dickinson
5 Rabindranath Tagore
6 Maya Angelou
7 Robert Frost
8 Langston Hughes
9 Walt Whitman
10 Shel Silverstein
11 William Blake
12 Pablo Neruda
13 Sylvia Plath
14 Rudyard Kipling
15 Alfred Lord Tennyson
16 William Butler Yeats
17 Tupac Shakur
18 Edward Estlin (E E) Cummings
19 Charles Bukowski
20 Sarojini Naidu
21 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
22 Muhammad Ali
23 Billy Collins
24 Christina Rossetti
25 Alice Walker
26 Sandra Cisneros
27 Carol Ann Duffy
28 Ogden Nash
29 Edgar Allan Poe
30 John Donne
31 Ralph Waldo Emerson
32 Raymond Carver
33 Nikki Giovanni
34 John Keats
35 Lewis Carroll
36 Thomas Hardy
37 Spike Milligan
38 Mark Twain
39 Thunchaththu Ramanujan Ezhuthachan
40 Carl Sandburg
41 Anne Sexton
42 Percy Bysshe Shelley
43 Alexander Pushkin
44 Henry David Thoreau
45 Roger McGough
46 Elizabeth Barrett Browning
47 Sara Teasdale
48 Victor Hugo
49 Wendell Berry
50 George (Lord) Byron
51 Leonard Cohen
52 Kunchan Nambiar
53 Gary Soto
54 Margaret Atwood
55 Gwendolyn Brooks
56 Robert Louis Stevenson
57 Jane Austen
58 Wole Soyinka
59 Jack Prelutsky
60 Dorothy Parker
61 Rainer Maria Rilke
62 Allen Ginsberg
63 Adrienne Rich
64 Eavan Boland
65 C S Lewis
66 J R R Tolkien
67 Derek Walcott
68 Walter de la Mare
69 Robert Burns
70 Suleiman the Magnificent
71 Gopabandhu Das
72 Vyloppilli Sreedhara Menon
73 Wallace Stevens
74 George Herbert
75 Ulloor S Parameswara Iyer
76 Octavio Paz
77 Ben Jonson
78 Matsuo Basho
79 Changampuzha Krishna Pillai
80 Kuvempu
81 Matthew Arnold
82 Sharon Olds
83 Thomas Moore
84 Bertolt Brecht
85 Charles Causley
86 Kavimani Desigavinayagam Pillai
87 John Milton
88 Lawrence Ferlinghetti
89 Wystan Hugh (W H) Auden
90 Robert William Service
91 John Betjeman
92 Rita Dove
93 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
94 Jorge Luis Borges
95 Sir Walter Raleigh
96 Vallathol Narayana Menon
97 Stephen Dunn
98 Yehuda Amichai
99 T S (Thomas Stearns) Eliot
100 Jack Kerouac