Wikipedia:Vital articles/Level/5/People/Writers and journalists

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Total articles: 2,121/2,000

Writers (1,734/1,600 articles)Edit

Prose writers (953/895 articles)Edit

Ancient (5/12 articles)Edit

Asia (1 article)Edit

  1. Vishnu Sharma

Europe (4 articles)Edit

  1. Aesop
  2. Apuleius
  3. Lucian (Level 4)
  4. Pliny the Younger

Post-classical (16/12 articles)Edit

Early modern (61/63 articles)Edit

Modern (871/807 articles)Edit

Africa (26 articles)Edit

Americas (335 articles)Edit

Caribbean (4 articles)Edit
  1. Patrick Chamoiseau
  2. Maryse Condé
  3. Marlon James (novelist)
  4. Audre Lorde
US and Canada (302 articles)Edit
  1. Tomi Adeyemi
  2. James Agee
  3. Louisa May Alcott
  4. Lloyd Alexander
  5. Horatio Alger
  6. Nelson Algren
  7. Cleveland Amory
  8. Poul Anderson
  9. Sherwood Anderson
  10. V. C. Andrews
  11. Jay Asher
  12. Isaac Asimov (Level 4)
  13. Margaret Atwood (Level 4)
  14. Paul Auster
  15. David Baldacci
  16. James Baldwin
  17. Djuna Barnes
  18. Donald Barthelme
  19. L. Frank Baum
  20. Paul Beatty
  21. Saul Bellow (Level 4)
  22. Stan and Jan Berenstain
  23. Ambrose Bierce
  24. Earl Derr Biggers
  25. Judy Blume
  26. Ray Bradbury (Level 4)
  27. Marion Zimmer Bradley
  28. Norman Bridwell
  29. Richard Brautigan
  30. Terry Brooks
  31. Dan Brown
  32. Dee Brown (writer)
  33. Susan Brownmiller
  34. Pearl S. Buck
  35. Edgar Rice Burroughs
  36. William S. Burroughs (Level 4)
  37. Candace Bushnell
  38. Meg Cabot
  39. James M. Cain
  40. Erskine Caldwell
  41. John W. Campbell
  42. Truman Capote
  43. Orson Scott Card
  44. Eric Carle
  45. Dale Carnegie
  46. John Dickson Carr
  47. Jim Carroll
  48. Jonathan Carroll
  49. Raymond Carver
  50. Willa Cather
  51. Michael Chabon
  52. Robert W. Chambers
  53. Raymond Chandler (Level 4)
  54. John Cheever
  55. C. J. Cherryh
  56. Kate Chopin
  57. Winston Churchill (novelist)
  58. Tom Clancy
  59. Mary Higgins Clark
  60. Beverly Cleary
  61. Robin Cook (American novelist)
  62. James Fenimore Cooper
  63. Patricia Cornwell
  64. Stephen Crane
  65. Michael Crichton
  66. Donna Woolfolk Cross
  67. Clive Cussler
  68. Janet Dailey
  69. Henry Darger
  70. Lydia Davis
  71. Varina Davis
  72. Don DeLillo
  73. Philip K. Dick
  74. Joan Didion
  75. Annie Dillard
  76. Franklin W. Dixon
  77. Thomas Dixon Jr.
  78. Mary Mapes Dodge
  79. John Dos Passos
  80. Theodore Dreiser
  81. David Eddings
  82. Bret Easton Ellis
  83. James Ellroy
  84. Harlan Ellison
  85. Ralph Ellison
  86. Louise Erdrich
  87. Jeffrey Eugenides
  88. Walter Farley
  89. James T. Farrell
  90. William Faulkner (Level 4)
  91. Raymond E. Feist
  92. Edna Ferber
  93. Tim Ferriss
  94. M. F. K. Fisher
  95. F. Scott Fitzgerald (Level 4)
  96. Jonathan Franzen
  97. James Frey
  98. Diana Gabaldon
  99. William Gaddis
  100. Erle Stanley Gardner
  101. Roxane Gay
  102. William Gibson
  103. William Goldman
  104. Noah Gordon (novelist)
  105. Sue Grafton
  106. John Gray (American author)
  107. John Green
  108. Robert Greene (American author)
  109. Zane Grey
  110. John Grisham
  111. Alex Haley
  112. Dashiell Hammett
  113. Daniel Handler
  114. Bret Harte
  115. Nathaniel Hawthorne (Level 4)
  116. Louise Hay
  117. Lafcadio Hearn
  118. Robert A. Heinlein (Level 4)
  119. Joseph Heller
  120. Ernest Hemingway (Level 4)
  121. Marguerite Henry
  122. O. Henry
  123. Caroline Lee Hentz
  124. Frank Herbert
  125. Patricia Highsmith
  126. S. E. Hinton
  127. bell hooks
  128. Khaled Hosseini
  129. Robert E. Howard
  130. William Dean Howells
  131. Herbert Huncke
  132. Evan Hunter
  133. Zora Neale Hurston
  134. Iceberg Slim
  135. Clifford Irving
  136. John Irving
  137. Washington Irving
  138. Shirley Jackson
  139. Henry James (Level 4)
  140. Tama Janowitz
  141. N. K. Jemisin
  142. James Jones (author)
  143. Erica Jong
  144. MacKinlay Kantor
  145. Mary Karr
  146. Susanna Kaysen
  147. Carolyn Keene
  148. Camilla Kenyon
  149. Jack Kerouac (Level 4)
  150. Ken Kesey
  151. Stephen King (Level 4)
  152. Barbara Kingsolver
  153. Robert Kiyosaki
  154. Dean Koontz
  155. Judith Krantz
  156. Louis L'Amour
  157. Madeleine L'Engle
  158. Nella Larsen
  159. Margaret Laurence
  160. Ursula K. Le Guin (Level 4)
  161. Harper Lee
  162. Jonathan Lethem
  163. Sinclair Lewis
  164. Alan Lightman
  165. Tao Lin
  166. Jeff Lindsay (writer)
  167. Hal Lindsey
  168. Jack London (Level 4)
  169. John Luther Long
  170. H. P. Lovecraft (Level 4)
  171. Lois Lowry
  172. Robert Ludlum
  173. Ross Macdonald
  174. Debbie Macomber
  175. Maddox (writer)
  176. Norman Mailer
  177. William Manchester
  178. Yann Martel
  179. Ann M. Martin
  180. George R. R. Martin
  181. Peter Matthiessen
  182. Tucker Max
  183. Anne McCaffrey
  184. Cormac McCarthy
  185. Mary McCarthy (author)
  186. Carson McCullers
  187. Jay McInerney
  188. Patricia A. McKillip
  189. Michelle McNamara
  190. Marijane Meaker
  191. Herman Melville (Level 4)
  192. Thomas Merton
  193. Stephenie Meyer
  194. James A. Michener
  195. Henry Miller
  196. Margaret Mitchell
  197. Lucy Maud Montgomery
  198. Toni Morrison (Level 4)
  199. Alice Munro
  200. Andrew Neiderman
  201. Anaïs Nin
  202. Larry Niven
  203. Philip Francis Nowlan
  204. Alissa Nutting
  205. Flannery O'Connor
  206. John O'Hara
  207. Joyce Carol Oates
  208. Chuck Palahniuk
  209. Katherine Paterson
  210. Gilbert Patten
  211. James Patterson
  212. Norman Vincent Peale
  213. Edmund Pearson
  214. Richard Peck (writer)
  215. Walker Percy
  216. Christopher Pike (author)
  217. Edgar Allan Poe (Level 4)
  218. Frederik Pohl
  219. Richard Price (writer)
  220. Mario Puzo
  221. Thomas Pynchon
  222. Ayn Rand (Level 4)
  223. Kathy Reichs
  224. H. A. Rey
  225. Anne Rice
  226. Rick Riordan
  227. Harold Robbins
  228. Tony Robbins
  229. Nora Roberts
  230. Philip Roth
  231. Patrick Rothfuss
  232. Ann Rule
  233. Damon Runyon
  234. J. D. Salinger
  235. George Saunders
  236. Richard Scarry
  237. Harold Schechter
  238. Maurice Sendak
  239. Michael Shaara
  240. Sidney Sheldon
  241. Shel Silverstein
  242. Upton Sinclair (Level 4)
  243. Isaac Bashevis Singer
  244. Frank G. Slaughter
  245. Lucy Mack Smith
  246. Susan Sontag
  247. Terry Southern
  248. Nicholas Sparks
  249. Mickey Spillane
  250. Danielle Steel
  251. William Steig
  252. Gertrude Stein
  253. John Steinbeck (Level 4)
  254. R. L. Stine
  255. Charles Warren Stoddard
  256. Rex Stout
  257. Harriet Beecher Stowe
  258. Cheryl Strayed
  259. William Styron
  260. Jacqueline Susann
  261. Amy Tan
  262. Booth Tarkington
  263. Donna Tartt
  264. Paul Theroux
  265. James Thurber
  266. Wallace Thurman
  267. John Kennedy Toole
  268. Mark Twain (Level 4)
  269. Anne Tyler
  270. John Updike
  271. Leon Uris
  272. Catherynne M. Valente
  273. Jack Vance
  274. Jeff VanderMeer
  275. Gore Vidal
  276. A. E. van Vogt
  277. William T. Vollmann
  278. Kurt Vonnegut (Level 4)
  279. Alice Walker
  280. Rebecca Walker
  281. David Foster Wallace
  282. Irving Wallace
  283. Jesmyn Ward
  284. Eudora Welty
  285. Dorothy West
  286. Nathanael West
  287. Edith Wharton (Level 4)
  288. E. B. White
  289. Colson Whitehead
  290. Marianne Wiggins
  291. Laura Ingalls Wilder
  292. Nathaniel Parker Willis
  293. Kathleen Winsor
  294. Gene Wolfe
  295. Thomas Wolfe
  296. Tom Wolfe
  297. Cornell Woolrich
  298. Herman Wouk
  299. Richard Wright (author)
  300. Elizabeth Wurtzel
  301. Richard Yates (novelist)
  302. Cecily von Ziegesar
Latin America (29 articles)Edit
  1. José de Alencar
  2. Isabel Allende
  3. Jorge Amado (Level 4)
  4. Ignacio Manuel Altamirano
  5. Machado de Assis (Level 4)
  6. Aluísio Azevedo
  7. Lima Barreto
  8. Roberto Bolaño
  9. Jorge Luis Borges (Level 4)
  10. Alejo Carpentier (Level 4)
  11. Paulo Coelho
  12. Julio Cortázar
  13. Junot Díaz
  14. Carlos Fuentes (Level 4)
  15. Gabriel García Márquez (Level 4)
  16. Ricardo Güiraldes
  17. Clarice Lispector
  18. Monteiro Lobato
  19. Raul Pompeia
  20. Rachel de Queiroz
  21. Graciliano Ramos
  22. José Lins do Rego
  23. João Ubaldo Ribeiro
  24. João Guimarães Rosa
  25. Juan Rulfo
  26. Ernesto Sabato
  27. Moacyr Scliar
  28. Lygia Fagundes Telles
  29. Mario Vargas Llosa (Level 4)

Asia (73 articles)Edit

Europe (403 articles)Edit

Eastern Europe (31 articles)Edit
  1. Ivo Andrić
  2. Jerzy Andrzejewski
  3. Vasil Bykaŭ
  4. Ivan Cankar
  5. Joseph Conrad (Level 4)
  6. Anton Donchev
  7. Odysseas Elytis
  8. István Fekete
  9. Géza Gárdonyi
  10. Jaroslav Hašek
  11. Bohumil Hrabal
  12. Mór Jókai
  13. Ismail Kadare (Level 4)
  14. Nikos Kazantzakis
  15. Imre Kertész
  16. László Krasznahorkai
  17. Milan Kundera
  18. Stanisław Lem
  19. Mendele Mocher Sforim
  20. Sławomir Mrożek
  21. Božena Němcová
  22. Bolesław Prus
  23. Władysław Reymont
  24. Bruno Schulz
  25. Sholem Aleichem
  26. Henryk Sienkiewicz (Level 4)
  27. Magda Szabó
  28. Dimitar Talev
  29. Olga Tokarczuk
  30. Elie Wiesel (Level 4)
  31. Alki Zei
Nordic countries (26 articles)Edit
  1. Hans Christian Andersen (Level 4)
  2. Karen Blixen (Level 4)
  3. Arne Garborg
  4. Hulda Garborg
  5. Maria Gripe
  6. Knut Hamsun (Level 4)
  7. Tove Jansson
  8. Johannes V. Jensen
  9. Thit Jensen
  10. Eyvind Johnson
  11. Alexander Kielland
  12. Aleksis Kivi
  13. Pär Lagerkvist
  14. Selma Lagerlöf (Level 4)
  15. Stieg Larsson
  16. Halldór Laxness (Level 4)
  17. Jonas Lie (writer)
  18. Astrid Lindgren (Level 4)
  19. Väinö Linna
  20. Henrik Pontoppidan
  21. Alf Prøysen
  22. Frans Eemil Sillanpää
  23. Sjón
  24. Zachris Topelius
  25. Sigrid Undset
  26. Mika Waltari
Russia (50 articles)Edit
  1. Vasily Aksyonov
  2. Boris Akunin
  3. Mark Aldanov
  4. Isaac Babel
  5. Alexander Belyaev
  6. Andrei Bely
  7. Mikhail Bulgakov (Level 4)
  8. Ivan Bunin (Level 4)
  9. Fyodor Dostoevsky (Level 4)
  10. Ilya Ehrenburg
  11. Alexander Fadeyev (writer)
  12. Seka Gadiyev
  13. Gaito Gazdanov
  14. Dmitry Glukhovsky
  15. Ivan Goncharov
  16. Maxim Gorky (Level 4)
  17. Alexander Grin
  18. Alexander Herzen
  19. Ilf and Petrov
  20. Alexander Karasyov
  21. Arsen Kotsoyev
  22. Aleksandr I. Kuprin
  23. Mikhail Lermontov (Level 4)
  24. Nikolai Leskov
  25. Sergei Lukyanenko
  26. Nadezhda Mandelstam
  27. Dmitry Merezhkovsky
  28. Sergey Mikhalkov
  29. Vladimir Nabokov (Level 4)
  30. Nikolai Ostrovsky
  31. Victor Pelevin
  32. Lyudmila Petrushevskaya
  33. Aleksey Pisemsky
  34. Andrei Platonov
  35. Zakhar Prilepin
  36. Valentin Rasputin
  37. Aleksey Remizov
  38. Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin
  39. Varlam Shalamov
  40. Mikhail Shishkin (writer)
  41. Mikhail Sholokhov (Level 4)
  42. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (Level 4)
  43. Vladimir Sorokin
  44. Arkady and Boris Strugatsky
  45. Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy
  46. Leo Tolstoy (Level 3)
  47. Ivan Turgenev (Level 4)
  48. Lyudmila Ulitskaya
  49. Eduard Uspensky
  50. Yevgeny Zamyatin
Western Europe (119 articles)Edit
  1. Ilse Aichinger
  2. Leopoldo Alas
  3. Bettina von Arnim
  4. Emmanuelle Arsan
  5. Honoré de Balzac (Level 4)
  6. René Belbenoît
  7. Ludwig Bemelmans
  8. Georges Bernanos
  9. Aloysius Bertrand
  10. Heinrich Böll
  11. Michel Butor
  12. Dino Buzzati
  13. Italo Calvino
  14. Albert Camus (Level 4)
  15. Elias Canetti
  16. Camilo José Cela
  17. Louis-Ferdinand Céline
  18. Blaise Cendrars
  19. Henri Charrière
  20. François-René de Chateaubriand
  21. Paul Claudel
  22. Albert Cohen (novelist)
  23. Colette
  24. Frédéric Dard
  25. Alphonse Daudet
  26. Grazia Deledda
  27. Alfred Döblin
  28. Alexandre Dumas (Level 4)
  29. Alexandre Dumas fils
  30. Umberto Eco (Level 4)
  31. Michael Ende
  32. Elena Ferrante
  33. Gustave Flaubert (Level 4)
  34. Theodor Fontane
  35. Anatole France
  36. Anne Frank (Level 4)
  37. Cornelia Funke
  38. André Gide (Level 4)
  39. Anne Golon
  40. Jules de Goncourt
  41. Julien Gracq
  42. Günter Grass
  43. Brothers Grimm (Level 4)
    1. Jacob Grimm
    2. Wilhelm Grimm
  44. Peter Handke
  45. Paul Heyse
  46. Michel Houellebecq
  47. Victor Hugo (Level 4)
  48. Elfriede Jelinek
  49. Uwe Johnson
  50. André Jullien
  51. Franz Kafka (Level 4)
  52. Charles Paul de Kock
  53. Karl Kraus (writer)
  54. Valery Larbaud
  55. J. M. G. Le Clézio
  56. Maurice Leblanc
  57. Gaston Leroux
  58. Primo Levi
  59. André Pieyre de Mandiargues
  60. Thomas Mann (Level 4)
  61. Alessandro Manzoni
  62. Roger Martin du Gard
  63. Guy de Maupassant (Level 4)
  64. François Mauriac
  65. Karl May
  66. Prosper Mérimée
  67. Frédéric Mistral
  68. Patrick Modiano
  69. Henry de Montherlant
  70. Alberto Moravia
  71. Harry Mulisch
  72. Herta Müller
  73. Multatuli
  74. Robert Musil
  75. Gérard de Nerval
  76. Georges Perec
  77. Benito Pérez Galdós
  78. Arturo Pérez-Reverte
  79. Robert Pinget
  80. Abbé Prévost
  81. Marcel Proust (Level 4)
  82. Eça de Queiroz
  83. Raymond Queneau
  84. Erich Maria Remarque
  85. Gerard Reve
  86. Alain Robbe-Grillet
  87. Gianni Rodari
  88. Joseph Roth
  89. Carlos Ruiz Zafón
  90. Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
  91. Françoise Sagan
  92. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  93. Felix Salten
  94. George Sand
  95. José Saramago (Level 4)
  96. Bernhard Schlink
  97. Annie M. G. Schmidt
  98. W. G. Sebald
  99. Georges Simenon
  100. Claude Simon
  101. Johanna Spyri
  102. Stendhal (Level 4)
  103. Eugène Sue
  104. Patrick Süskind
  105. Italo Svevo
  106. Corín Tellado
  107. Eckhart Tolle
  108. Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
  109. Tomi Ungerer
  110. Giovanni Verga
  111. Jules Verne (Level 4)
  112. Gérard de Villiers
  113. Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam
  114. Franz Werfel
  115. Marguerite Yourcenar
  116. Émile Zola (Level 4)
  117. Stefan Zweig
UK and Ireland (177 articles)Edit
  1. Edwin Abbott Abbott
  2. Douglas Adams
  3. William Harrison Ainsworth
  4. Richard Aldington
  5. Kingsley Amis
  6. Martin Amis
  7. Piers Anthony
  8. Jeffrey Archer
  9. Michael Arlen
  10. Jane Austen (Level 4)
  11. Wilbert Awdry
  12. J. G. Ballard
  13. Iain Banks
  14. John Banville
  15. Clive Barker
  16. Pat Barker
  17. Julian Barnes
  18. J. M. Barrie
  19. Nina Bawden
  20. Louis de Bernières
  21. Enid Blyton (Level 4)
  22. Marjorie Bowen
  23. John Braine
  24. Brontë family (Level 4)
    1. Anne Brontë
    2. Charlotte Brontë
    3. Emily Brontë
  25. Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  26. Eleanor Alice Burford
  27. Anthony Burgess
  28. Frances Hodgson Burnett
  29. A. S. Byatt
  30. John le Carré
  31. Lewis Carroll (Level 4)
  32. Barbara Cartland
  33. G. K. Chesterton
  34. Erskine Childers (author)
  35. Agatha Christie (Level 4)
  36. Arthur C. Clarke (Level 4)
  37. Eoin Colfer
  38. Jackie Collins
  39. Wilkie Collins
  40. Catherine Cookson
  41. John Creasey
  42. Quentin Crisp
  43. Roald Dahl (Level 4)
  44. Thomas De Quincey
  45. Len Deighton
  46. Charles Dickens (Level 4)
  47. Peter Dickinson
  48. Arthur Conan Doyle (Level 4)
  49. Roddy Doyle
  50. Lord Dunsany
  51. George Eliot (Level 4)
  52. Anne Enright
  53. Bernardine Evaristo
  54. J. G. Farrell
  55. Sebastian Faulks
  56. Helen Fielding
  57. Penelope Fitzgerald
  58. Ian Fleming
  59. Ken Follett
  60. Ford Madox Ford
  61. E. M. Forster
  62. Dick Francis
  63. John Galsworthy
  64. Elizabeth Gaskell
  65. William Golding (Level 4)
  66. Kenneth Grahame
  67. Graham Greene
  68. Arthur Hailey
  69. Thomas Hardy (Level 4)
  70. Roger Hargreaves
  71. Frank Harris
  72. Jack Higgins
  73. James Hogg
  74. Alan Hollinghurst
  75. Aldous Huxley
  76. Christopher Isherwood
  77. Kazuo Ishiguro (Level 4)
  78. Michael Jackson (writer)
  79. Howard Jacobson
  80. E. L. James
  81. P. D. James
  82. Jerome K. Jerome
  83. Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
  84. Penny Jordan
  85. James Joyce (Level 4)
  86. James Kelman
  87. Dick King-Smith
  88. Rudyard Kipling (Level 4)
  89. Arthur Koestler
  90. Edward William Lane
  91. D. H. Lawrence (Level 4)
  92. Sheridan Le Fanu
  93. Edward Lear
  94. Doris Lessing
  95. C. S. Lewis (Level 4)
  96. Wyndham Lewis
  97. Penelope Lively
  98. Hugh Lofting
  99. Malcolm Lowry
  100. George MacDonald
  101. Compton Mackenzie
  102. Alistair MacLean
  103. Hilary Mantel
  104. Frederick Marryat
  105. W. Somerset Maugham
  106. Daphne du Maurier
  107. Ian McEwan
  108. George Meredith
  109. Stanley Middleton
  110. A. A. Milne
  111. David Mitchell (author)
  112. Naomi Mitchison
  113. Nancy Mitford
  114. Michael Moorcock
  115. Iris Murdoch
  116. V. S. Naipaul (Level 4)
  117. E. Nesbit
  118. P. H. Newby
  119. Edna O'Brien
  120. Amelia Opie
  121. E. Phillips Oppenheim
  122. George Orwell (Level 4)
  123. Thomas Love Peacock
  124. Mervyn Peake
  125. Anne Perry
  126. John William Polidori
  127. Beatrix Potter
  128. Anthony Powell
  129. Terry Pratchett
  130. J. B. Priestley
  131. Philip Pullman
  132. Ann Radcliffe
  133. Derek Raymond
  134. Mary Renault
  135. Louise Rennison
  136. Jean Rhys
  137. Denise Robins
  138. Sally Rooney
  139. William Roughead
  140. J. K. Rowling
  141. Bernice Rubens
  142. Salman Rushdie (Level 4)
  143. Dorothy L. Sayers
  144. Paul Scott (novelist)
  145. Walter Scott (Level 4)
  146. Anna Sewell
  147. Margery Sharp
  148. Mary Shelley (Level 4)
  149. Nevil Shute
  150. The Sitwells
    1. Osbert Sitwell
  151. Zadie Smith
  152. Muriel Spark
  153. Olaf Stapledon
  154. Robert Louis Stevenson (Level 4)
  155. Bram Stoker
  156. Graham Swift
  157. William Makepeace Thackeray
  158. Colm Tóibín
  159. J. R. R. Tolkien (Level 4)
  160. P. L. Travers
  161. Anthony Trollope
  162. Barry Unsworth
  163. Edgar Wallace
  164. Evelyn Waugh
  165. H. G. Wells (Level 4)
  166. Irvine Welsh
  167. Rebecca West
  168. T. H. White
  169. Margery Williams
  170. Jacqueline Wilson
  171. P. G. Wodehouse
  172. Virginia Woolf (Level 4)
  173. Benjamin Zephaniah

Oceania (34 articles)Edit

Poets (573/515 articles)Edit

Ancient (37/65 articles)Edit

Post-classical (90/60 articles)Edit

Asia (65 articles)Edit

  1. Abdallah ibn al-Mu'tazz
  2. Abu al-Atahiya
  3. Abu Nuwas (Level 4)
  4. Abu Tammam
  5. Adi ibn Zayd
  6. Al-Akhtal al-Taghlibi
  7. Ali-Shir Nava'i
  8. Amr ibn Kulthum
  9. Antarah ibn Shaddad
  10. Ariwara no Narihira
  11. Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadani
  12. Bai Juyi (Level 4)
  13. Bilhana
  14. Bao Zhao
  15. Buhturi
  16. Cao Zhi
  17. Du Fu (Level 4)
  18. Du Mu
  19. Al-Farazdaq
  20. Ferdowsi (Level 4)
  21. Fujiwara no Shunzei
  22. Fujiwara no Teika
  23. Gao Ming
  24. Hafez (Level 4)
  25. Han Wo
  26. Hanshan (poet)
  27. Al-Hariri of Basra
  28. Ibn al-Farid
  29. Imru' al-Qais
  30. Jami (Level 4)
  31. Jarir ibn Atiyah
  32. Jayadeva
  33. Kakinomoto no Hitomaro
  34. Omar Khayyam (Level 4)
  35. Amir Khusrau (Level 4)
  36. Ki no Tsurayuki
  37. Labīd
  38. Li Bai (Level 3)
  39. Li He
  40. Li Qingzhao
  41. Li Shangyin
  42. Lu You
  43. Al-Ma'arri
  44. Al-Mutanabbi
  45. Al-Nabigha
  46. Namdev
  47. Nizami Ganjavi (Level 4)
  48. Ono no Komachi
  49. Ōshikōchi no Mitsune
  50. Ōtomo no Yakamochi
  51. Rudaki (Level 4)
  52. Rumi (Level 3)
  53. Saadi Shirazi (Level 4)
  54. Saigyō
  55. Shen Yue
  56. Tao Yuanming (Level 4)
  57. Umar ibn Abi Rabi'ah
  58. Wang Wei (Tang dynasty) (Level 4)
  59. Xie Lingyun
  60. Xu Ling
  61. Yu Wuling
  62. Yuan Zhen
  63. Zhang Hu (poet)
  64. Zhou Bangyan
  65. Zuhayr bin Abi Sulma

Europe (25 articles)Edit

  1. Bertran de Born
  2. Cædmon
  3. Geoffrey Chaucer (Level 4)
  4. Cynewulf
  5. Dafydd ap Gwilym
  6. Arnaut Daniel
  7. Dante Alighieri (Level 3)
  8. Wolfram von Eschenbach
  9. Gawain Poet
  10. Gillebríghde Albanach
  11. John Gower
  12. William Langland
  13. Guillaume de Lorris
  14. John Lydgate
  15. Jean de Meun
  16. Muireadhach Albanach Ó Dálaigh
  17. Petrarch (Level 4)
  18. Qol Ghali
  19. Rutebeuf
  20. Gottfried von Strassburg
  21. Tannhäuser
  22. Chrétien de Troyes (Level 4)
  23. François Villon (Level 4)
  24. Walther von der Vogelweide
  25. William IX, Duke of Aquitaine

Early modern (88/85 articles)Edit

Africa (1 article)Edit

  1. Abderrahman El Majdoub

America (2 articles)Edit

  1. Anne Bradstreet
  2. Phillis Wheatley

Asia (16 articles)Edit

  1. Abdul Rahim Khan-i-Khanan
  2. Anrakuan Sakuden
  3. Huseng Sisiw
  4. Fukuda Chiyo-ni
  5. Fuzuli (writer) (Level 4)
  6. Ihara Saikaku
  7. Kabir (Level 4)
  8. Kobayashi Issa
  9. Matsuo Bashō (Level 4)
  10. Mir Taqi Mir (Level 4)
  11. Mirabai (Level 4)
  12. Santō Kyōden
  13. Surdas
  14. Tukaram (Level 4)
  15. Tulsidas (Level 4)
  16. Yosa Buson

Europe (69 articles)Edit

  1. Alasdair mac Mhaighstir Alasdair
  2. Ludovico Ariosto
  3. Agrippa d'Aubigné
  4. Anna Laetitia Barbauld
  5. Ivan Barkov
  6. James Beattie (poet)
  7. Joachim du Bellay
  8. Matteo Maria Boiardo
  9. Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux
  10. Nicholas Bourbon (the elder)
  11. Anna Bunina
  12. Samuel Butler (poet)
  13. Robert Burns (Level 4)
  14. Luís de Camões (Level 4)
  15. Thomas Chatterton
  16. André Chénier
  17. John Clare
  18. Abraham Cowley
  19. William Cowper
  20. George Crabbe
  21. Richard Crashaw
  22. Gavrila Derzhavin
  23. John Donne (Level 4)
  24. John Dryden (Level 4)
  25. John Dyer
  26. Laurence Eusden
  27. Robert Fergusson
  28. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (Level 4)
  29. Thomas Gray
  30. Robert Henryson
  31. George Herbert
  32. Robert Herrick (poet)
  33. Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey
  34. Walter Kennedy (poet)
  35. Louise Labé
  36. George Lyttelton, 1st Baron Lyttelton
  37. François de Malherbe
  38. Clément Marot
  39. Andrew Marvell
  40. John Milton (Level 4)
  41. John Newton
  42. Novalis
  43. Thomas Overbury
  44. John Owen (epigrammatist)
  45. Katherine Philips
  46. Alexander Pope (Level 4)
  47. Matthew Prior
  48. Henry James Pye
  49. Francis Quarles
  50. Allan Ramsay (poet)
  51. Samuel Rogers
  52. Pierre de Ronsard
  53. Paul Scarron
  54. Maurice Scève
  55. Thomas Shadwell
  56. Philip Sidney
  57. Christopher Smart
  58. Robert Southwell (priest)
  59. Edmund Spenser (Level 4)
  60. Torquato Tasso
  61. Nahum Tate
  62. James Thomson (poet, born 1700)
  63. Thomas Traherne
  64. Pontus de Tyard
  65. Henry Vaughan
  66. Théophile de Viau
  67. William Whitehead (poet)
  68. John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester
  69. Thomas Wyatt (poet)

Modern (358/305 articles)Edit

Africa (15 articles)Edit

Americas (114 articles)Edit

Caribbean (4 articles)Edit
  1. Aimé Césaire
  2. Léon Damas
  3. Claude McKay
  4. Derek Walcott
US and Canada (85 articles)Edit
  1. Maya Angelou (Level 4)
  2. Rae Armantrout
  3. John Ashbery
  4. Gwendolyn B. Bennett
  5. Charles Bernstein (poet)
  6. John Berryman
  7. Elizabeth Bishop
  8. Paul Blackburn (poet)
  9. Gwendolyn Brooks
  10. Charles Bukowski
  11. Thomas Holley Chivers
  12. Florence Van Leer Earle Coates
  13. Ina Coolbrith
  14. Hart Crane
  15. Robert Creeley
  16. Countee Cullen
  17. E. E. Cummings
  18. H.D.
  19. Emily Dickinson (Level 4)
  20. Ed Dorn
  21. Paul Laurence Dunbar
  22. Robert Duncan (poet)
  23. Larry Eigner
  24. T. S. Eliot (Level 4)
  25. Lawrence Ferlinghetti
  26. Louis-Honoré Fréchette
  27. Robert Frost (Level 4)
  28. Allen Ginsberg (Level 4)
  29. Louise Glück
  30. Barbara Guest
  31. Sarah Josepha Hale
  32. Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
  33. Susan Howe
  34. Langston Hughes (Level 4)
  35. James Weldon Johnson
  36. Rupi Kaur
  37. Francis Scott Key
  38. Denise Levertov
  39. Vachel Lindsay
  40. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  41. Amy Lowell
  42. James Russell Lowell
  43. Robert Lowell
  44. Jackson Mac Low
  45. Daphne Marlatt
  46. Don Marquis
  47. John McCrae
  48. Edna St. Vincent Millay
  49. Clement Clarke Moore
  50. Marianne Moore
  51. Robin Morgan
  52. Ogden Nash
  53. Lorine Niedecker
  54. Frank O'Hara
  55. Sharon Olds
  56. Michael Ondaatje
  57. George Oppen
  58. Frances Sargent Osgood
  59. Dorothy Parker
  60. Bob Perelman
  61. Sylvia Plath (Level 4)
  62. Ezra Pound (Level 4)
  63. Charles Reznikoff
  64. James Whitcomb Riley
  65. Stephen Rodefer
  66. Theodore Roethke
  67. Carl Sandburg
  68. James Schuyler
  69. Dr. Seuss (Level 4)
  70. Anne Sexton
  71. Karl Shapiro
  72. William Gilmore Simms
  73. John Sinclair (poet)
  74. Gary Snyder
  75. Wallace Stevens
  76. Sara Teasdale
  77. Ernest Thayer
  78. Margaret Walker
  79. Robert Penn Warren
  80. Lew Welch
  81. Philip Whalen
  82. Walt Whitman (Level 4)
  83. John Greenleaf Whittier
  84. William Carlos Williams
  85. Yvor Winters
Latin America (25 articles)Edit
  1. Mário de Andrade
  2. Oswald de Andrade
  3. Augusto dos Anjos
  4. Miguel Ángel Asturias
  5. Olavo Bilac
  6. Julia de Burgos
  7. Raimundo Correia
  8. Rubén Darío
  9. Menotti Del Picchia
  10. Esteban Echeverría
  11. Luís Gama
  12. Manuel Ortiz Guerrero
  13. José Hernández (writer)
  14. Lêdo Ivo
  15. Leopoldo Lugones
  16. José Mármol
  17. José Martí (Level 4)
  18. Cecília Meireles
  19. Gabriela Mistral
  20. Vinicius de Moraes
  21. Pablo Neruda (Level 4)
  22. Alberto de Oliveira
  23. Octavio Paz
  24. Guillermo Prieto
  25. Alfonsina Storni

Asia (28 articles)Edit

Europe (186 articles)Edit

Eastern Europe (23 articles)Edit
  1. Endre Ady
  2. Mateiu Caragiale
  3. Constantine P. Cavafy (Level 4)
  4. Attila József
  5. József Katona
  6. Dragotin Kette
  7. Edvard Kocbek
  8. Srečko Kosovel
  9. Adam Mickiewicz (Level 4)
  10. Czesław Miłosz
  11. Josip Murn
  12. Jan Neruda
  13. Cyprian Norwid
  14. Sándor Petőfi (Level 4)
  15. France Prešeren
  16. Jaroslav Seifert
  17. Giorgos Seferis
  18. Taras Shevchenko (Level 4)
  19. Juliusz Słowacki
  20. Wisława Szymborska
  21. Tristan Tzara (Level 4)
  22. Ivan Vazov
  23. Oton Župančič
Nordic countries (15 articles)Edit
  1. Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
  2. Steen Steensen Blicher
  3. Janus Djurhuus
  4. Gunnar Ekelöf
  5. Karl Adolph Gjellerup
  6. Paavo Haavikko
  7. Verner von Heidenstam
  8. Erik Axel Karlfeldt
  9. Eino Leino
  10. Elias Lönnrot
  11. Harry Martinson
  12. Johan Ludvig Runeberg
  13. Nelly Sachs
  14. Edith Södergran
  15. Tomas Tranströmer
Russia (38 articles)Edit
  1. Anna Akhmatova (Level 4)
  2. Innokenty Annensky
  3. Konstantin Balmont
  4. Yevgeny Baratynsky
  5. Demyan Bedny
  6. Olga Bergholz
  7. Alexander Blok
  8. Joseph Brodsky (Level 4)
  9. Valery Bryusov
  10. David Burliuk
  11. Sergei Chavain
  12. Sasha Chorny
  13. Korney Chukovsky
  14. Afanasy Fet
  15. Rasul Gamzatov
  16. Zinaida Gippius
  17. Nikolay Gumilyov
  18. Antiochus Kantemir
  19. Daniil Kharms
  20. Velimir Khlebnikov
  21. Kosta Khetagurov
  22. Aleksei Kruchyonykh
  23. Mikhail Kuzmin
  24. Osip Mandelstam
  25. Vladimir Mayakovsky (Level 4)
  26. Nikolay Nekrasov
  27. Boris Pasternak (Level 4)
  28. Dmitri Prigov
  29. Alexander Pushkin (Level 4)
  30. Igor Severyanin
  31. Fyodor Sologub
  32. Vasily Trediakovsky
  33. Marina Tsvetaeva
  34. Ğabdulla Tuqay
  35. Fyodor Tyutchev
  36. Maximilian Voloshin
  37. Sergei Yesenin
  38. Vasily Zhukovsky
Western Europe (52 articles)Edit
  1. Vicente Aleixandre
  2. Guillaume Apollinaire
  3. Louis Aragon
  4. Achim von Arnim
  5. Théodore de Banville
  6. Charles Baudelaire (Level 4)
  7. Willem Bilderdijk
  8. Clemens Brentano
  9. André Breton
  10. Giosuè Carducci
  11. Alice de Chambrier
  12. René Char
  13. Tristan Corbière
  14. Gabriele D'Annunzio
  15. Robert Desnos
  16. Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff
  17. Paul Éluard
  18. Carlo Favetti
  19. Paul Fort
  20. Ugo Foscolo
  21. Théophile Gautier
  22. Heinrich Heine (Level 4)
  23. Willem Frederik Hermans
  24. Hermann Hesse (Level 4)
  25. Juan Ramón Jiménez
  26. Alphonse de Lamartine
  27. Else Lasker-Schüler
  28. Comte de Lautréamont
  29. Leconte de Lisle
  30. Giacomo Leopardi
  31. Federico García Lorca (Level 4)
  32. Pierre Louÿs
  33. Antonio Machado
  34. Stéphane Mallarmé (Level 4)
  35. Henri Michaux
  36. Eugenio Montale
  37. Charles Péguy
  38. Saint-John Perse
  39. Fernando Pessoa (Level 4)
  40. Francis Ponge
  41. Jacques Prévert
  42. Sully Prudhomme
  43. Salvatore Quasimodo
  44. Rainer Maria Rilke (Level 4)
  45. Arthur Rimbaud (Level 4)
  46. Carl Spitteler
  47. Jules Supervielle
  48. Giuseppe Ungaretti
  49. Paul Valéry
  50. Émile Verhaeren
  51. Paul Verlaine
  52. Alfred de Vigny
UK and Ireland (58 articles)Edit
  1. William Allingham
  2. Simon Armitage
  3. Matthew Arnold
  4. W. H. Auden
  5. Alfred Austin
  6. John Betjeman
  7. William Blake (Level 4)
  8. Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
  9. Robert Bridges
  10. Branwell Brontë
  11. Rupert Brooke
  12. Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  13. Robert Browning
  14. Basil Bunting
  15. Lord Byron (Level 4)
  16. Thomas Campbell (poet)
  17. Samuel Taylor Coleridge (Level 4)
  18. Cecil Day-Lewis
  19. Carol Ann Duffy
  20. Charlotte Elliott
  21. Edward Faragher
  22. Edward FitzGerald (poet)
  23. Robert Graves
  24. Geoffrey Grigson
  25. Seamus Heaney
  26. Gerard Manley Hopkins