state.by.state | women.poets.massachusetts

Massachusetts-finley-1827

Eleanor Hallowell Abbott (1872–1958)

Isabel Weld Perkins Anderson (03 mar 1876 – 03 nov 1948 | Boston MA – Washington DC)

Katharine Lee Bates (1859–1929)

Elizabeth Bishop (08 feb 1911 – 06 oct 1979 | Worcester MA – Boston MA)

Maria Gowen Brooks (1794 – 1845)

Ronnie R. Brown (1946 – present)

Pearl Cleage (1948 – present)

Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)

Susan Gilbert Dickinson (1830 – 1913)

Dorothy [Dossie] Marguerite Easton (26 feb 1944 – Andover MA)

Elaine Goodale Eastman (1863 – 1953)

Annie Adams Fields (1834 – 1915)

Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman (1852 – 1930)

Caroline Howard Gilman (1794 – 1888)

Jewelle Gomez (1948 – present)

Angelina Weld Grimké (27 feb 1880 – 10 jun 1958 | Boston MA – New York NY)

Louise Imogen Guiney (1861 – 1920)

Mary Elizabeth Hewitt (20 mar 1807 – 17 sep 1884 | Malden MA – Chicago IL)

Ellen Sturgis Hooper (17 feb 1812 – 03 nov 1848 | Boston MA – Boston MA)

Rebecca Hammond Laird (07 mar 1772 – 28 sep 1855 | New Bedford MA – Madison IN)

Lucy Larcom (05 mar 1824 – 17 apr 1893 | Beverly MA – Boston MA)

Amy Lowell (09 feb 1874 – 12 may 1925 | Brookline MA – Brookline MA)

Susan Minot (1956 – present)

Eileen Myles (1949 – present)

Lilla Cabot Perry (13 jan 1848 – 28 feb 1933 | Boston MA – Hancock NH)

Olive Higgins Prouty (1882 – 1974)

Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards (27 feb 1850 – 14 jan 1943 | Boston MA – Gardiner ME)

Harriet Jane Hanson Robinson (08 feb 1825 – 22 dec 1911 | Boston MA – Malden MA)

Susanna Rowson (1762–1824)

Anne Sexton (1928 – 1974)

Stephanie Sinclaire (28 feb 1954 – Boston MA)

Eliza Roxcy Snow Smith (1804 – 1887)

Caroline Fisher Sawyer (1812 – 1894)

Janet Sternburg (18 jan 1943 – Boston MA)

Carolina Sturgis Tappan (1919 – 1888)

Jane Colman Turell (1703 – 1735)

Mary Ella Waller (01 mar 1855 – 14 jun 1938 | Boston MA – Wellesley MA)

Phillis Wheatley (1753–1784)

Adeline Dutton Train Whitney (1824 – 1906)

Ann Whitney (1821 – 1915)

Clara Bowdoin Winthrop (12 mar 1876 – 15 mar 1969 | Boston MA – Boston MA)

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Sources: Poets&Writers,
Wikipedia: Poets from Massachusetts

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