Born on June 27, 1872, Paul Laurence Dunbar was one of the first African-
American poets to gain national recognition. His parents Joshua and Matilda
Contemporary champions include Addison Gayle, Jr., whose Oak and Ivy: A
Biography of Paul Laurence Dunbar, is considered a key contribution to Dunbar ...
Paul Laurence Dunbar's biography and life story.Dunbar was born in Dayton,
Ohio to parents who had escaped from slavery; his father was a veteran of the ...
Paul Laurence Dunbar , 1872-1906, American poet and novelist, b. Dayton, Ohio
... The son of former slaves, Dunbar was born in Dayton, Ohio in 1872. He grew ...
Paul Laurence Dunbar, a poet and novelist, was the first African American author
to gain national recognition and a wide popular audience. His writings portray ...
Provides a biography, articles, photos and selected poems.
Paul Laurence Dunbar June 27, 1872 – February 9, 1906. Poet and writer, Paul
was born in Dayton, Ohio, to Joshua Dunbar and Matilda Murphy. He was the ...
The Aspirations of a Young Man. Paul Laurence Dunbar was one of the first
African-American poets. He gained fame from his writings and portrayals of black
Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906), poet and novelist, was the first African
American author to gain national recognition and a wide popular audience. Born