Blacks

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David Co., 1987 - Literary Criticism - 512 pages
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User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

I dig Gwendolyn Brooks. I really do. I like the book cover. I like the title. But she's hit or miss with me. Half the poems I dig, I dig until I've hit in the middle of the earth. The others are not ... Read full review

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User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

I met Ms. Brooks on April 14, 1996. She autographed her book "Blacks". Read full review

Contents

Tthe oldmarrieds 19 1 f
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the funeral
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Sadie and Maud
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Copyright

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Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000) is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Annie Allen" and one of the most celebrated African American poets. She was Poet Laureate for the state of Illinois, a National Women's Hall of Fame inductee, and a recipient of a lifetime achievement award from the National Endowment for the Arts. She received fifty honorary degrees. Her other books include "a Street in Bronzeville, In the Mecca, The Bean Eaters, " and "Maud Martha".

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