Lawrence Raab (born 1946, in Pittsfield, Massachusetts) is an American poet. Raab graduated from Middlebury College in 1968, and from Syracuse University with an MA in 1972. He taught at American University (1970 to 71), University of Michigan, and Williams College (1976 to present). His work has appeared in The New Yorker and the Virginia Quarterly Review. He lives in Williamstown, Massachusetts.