To celebrate Black History Month in February—and the rich tradition of African
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African American Protest Poetry. Trudier Harris J. Carlyle Sitterson Professor of
English, Emerita University of North Carolina National Humanities Center Fellow
A study of black protest poems from the early part of the twentieth century through
the late sixties can provide insight into the issues African Americans faced ...
African American poetry is the aesthetic chronicle of a race, as Gwendolyn
Brooks expresses it, struggling to lift "its face all unashamed" in an alien land.