Chicago Literature Index — Poetry

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 1.  You And I: Poems
Harriet Monroe
Harriet Monroe link
1914 Pt
 2.  Chicago Poems
Carl Sandburg
Carl Sandburg link
1916 Pt
 3.  A Street in Bronzeville
Gwendolyn Brooks
Gwendolyn Brooks link
1945 Pt
 4.  47th Street
Frank Marshall Davis
Frank Marshall Davis link
1948 Pt
 5.  Cycle for Mother Cabrini
John Logan
John Logan link
1955 Pt
 6.  In the Mecca
Gwendolyn Brooks
Gwendolyn Brooks link
1968 Pt
 7.  Brass Knuckles
Stuart Dybek
Stuart Dybek link
1979 Pt
 8.  Clark Street Lullabye
Julie Parson Nesbitt
Julie Parson Nesbitt link
1985 Pt
 9.  The Neighborhood
Tony Fitzpatrick
Tony Fitzpatrick link
1985 Pt
 10.  Rooftop Piper
David Hernandez
David Hernandez link
1991 Pt
 11.  Wicked City Chicago
Craig R. Sautter 1994 Pt
 12.  Chicago in Adagio
Curtiss Mortimer 1996 Pt
 13.  Very Chicago
Jose Bono 1998 Pt
 14.  Bum Town
Tony Fitzpatrick
Tony Fitzpatrick link
2001 Pt
 15.  Chicago Cantata
Larry Jankowski 2002 Pt
 16.  Streets in Their Own Ink
Stuart Dybek
Stuart Dybek link
2004 Pt
 17.  The Urban Poems
David Hernandez
David Hernandez link
2004 Pt
 18.  Slow Trains Overhead: Chicago Poems and Stories
Reginald Gibbons
Reginald Gibbons link
2010 FSSPt
 19.  City of the Big Shoulders: An Anthology of Chicago Poetry
Ryan G. Van Cleave (Ed.) 2012 Pt
 20.  Wild Hundreds
Nate Marshall
Nate Marshall link
2015 Pt
 21.  A People’s History of Chicago
Kevin Coval
Kevin Coval link
2017 Pt
 22.  Electric Arches
Eve L. Ewing
Eve L. Ewing link
2017 Pt
 23.  1919
Eve L. Ewing
Eve L. Ewing link
2019 Pt
 24.  American Gun: A Poem by 100 Chicagoans
Chris Green (Ed.)
Chris Green link
2020 Pt