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.
The book was in great quality, however the packaging is a bit tedious! You really have to work for it with all that unraveling, none the less, it's a great copy!Published 7 months ago by Diana
These are amazing beautiful poems from a gifted poet. A must for your personal library collection.Published 10 months ago by Bartholomew Roberts