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
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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, (born June 27, 1872, Dayton, Ohio, U.S.—died Feb. 9,
1906, Dayton) U.S. author whose reputation rests upon his verse and short
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of Literary Biography contributor Doris Lucas Laryea claimed that Dunbar “was ...
Paul Laurence Dunbar published in such mainstream journals as Century,
Lipincott's ... Dunbar, the son of two former slaves, was born in Dayton, Ohio, and
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 ...
Paul Laurence Dunbar was one of the first African-American poets. He gained
fame from his writings and portrayals of black America during the late 19th and ...
Dunbar, Paul Laurence (27 June 1872-9 Feb. 1906), author, was born in Dayton,
Ohio, the son of Joshua Dunbar, a plasterer, and Matilda Burton Murphy, ...