Poems by African Americans
Celebrate and explore the rich tradition of African American poetry through essays on literary milestones, intersections of music, poetry and art, and profiles and poems of historical and contemporary poets...
African-American oral culture is rich in poetry, including spirituals, gospel music,
blues, and rap. This oral poetry also appears in the African-American tradition of
To celebrate Black History Month in February—and the rich tradition of African
American poetry all year long—read essays on literary milestones, important ...
African American Poets and their poems. A list of the top 100 most popular and
best famous African American (Black) poets. Here are the best and most popular
By Femi Lewis , About.com GuideFebruary 1, 2013
When Carter G. Woodson established Negro History Week in 1926, his mission was simple: he wanted to honor the efforts of men such as Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglas, who both worked to emancipate African
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Poems to Celebrate Black History Month. Poems that explore the African-
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African American Poetry contains nearly 3,000 poems by African American poets
of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. It provides a comprehensive survey ...
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Apr 28, 2014 ... In addition, she has published five books of poems: The Venus Hottentot ... She is
currently chair of the African American Studies Department at ...