Gary L. Brower (born Gary Layne Brower, July 30, 1941, Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.A.; died June 13, 2023, Albuquerque, New Mexico), journalist, author, translator, publisher, critic, organizer, activist, and poet. Associate editor of American Haiku in 1967–1968 and published Haiku in Western Languages, the first comprehensive bibliography of Western haiku. In the 1970s he largely turned his attention to translating and writing about Hispanic poetry. Published six collections of his own work. Last lived in Placitas, New Mexico.