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Collected Black Women"s Poetry

Volume 2 (Schomburg Library of Nineteenth-Century Black Women Writers)

by Joan R. Sherman

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages430
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7386548M
ISBN 100195052544
ISBN 109780195052541

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The voices of black female poets have resounded in America for more than years. Ideas about race and equality, love and death have been clearly heard from the slave girl Phillis Wheatley to the Harlem Renaissance figure Jessie Redmon Fauset, to the strong voices of the black women poets of the 20th and 21st centuries: Maya Angelou, Gwendolyn Brooks and . Women have made invaluable contributions to literature. Historically, the talent of women authors has not been recognized. As an illustration of this, a while ago I wrote about the Harvard Classics–a famous anthology of classic books from world literature compiled and edited by Harvard University president Charles W. Eliot. When it was first published in , no female .

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