Cathedral Archives

Poets Corner Inductees

1984
Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)
Washington Irving (1783–1859)
Walt Whitman (1819–1892)

1985
Herman Melville (1819–1891)
Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1849)

1986
Robert Frost (1874–1963)
Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804 –1864)

1987
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)
Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) (1835–1910)

1988
Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)
Henry James (1843–1916)

1989
Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)
William Faulkner (1887–1962)

1990
Thomas Stearns (T.S.) Eliot (1888–1965)
Willa Cather (1873–1947)

1991

Marianne Moore (1887–1972)
Edwin Arlington Robinson (1865–1935)

1992
William Carlos Williams (1883–1963)
Edith Wharton (1862–1937)

1993
Stephen Crane (1871–1900)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)

1994
Hart Crane (1899–1932)
Anne Bradstreet (1612–1672)

1995
William Cullen Bryant (1794–1878)
Elizabeth Bishop (1911–1979)

1996
Langston Hughes (1902–1967)
Ernest Hemingway (1899–1961)
John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)

1997
Louise Bogan (1897–1970)
E.E. Cummings (1894–1962)

1998
Theodore Roethke (1908–1963)
William Dean Howells (1837–1920)

1999
F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)

2000
Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892–1950)

2001
Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)

2003
Robert Lowell (1917–1977)

2004
Robert Hayden (1913–1980)

2005
W.H. Auden (1907–1973)

2006
Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)

2007
Robinson Jeffers (1887–1962)

2008
Phillis Wheatley (1753–1784)

2009
Tennessee Williams (1911–1983)

2010
Sylvia Plath (1932–1963)

2011
James Baldwin (1924–1987)

2012
Katherine Anne Porter (1890–1980)

2013
John Allyn Berryman (1914–1972)

2014
Flannery O' Connor (1925–1964)

2015
Zora Neale Hurston (1891–1960)

2016
Eugene O'Neill (1888–1953)