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Ishmael Reed Biography and Poems

Ishmael Reed Biography and Poems. This is biographical information on Ishmael Reed, one of the best poets of all time. This biography page also provides a link to poems written by Reed, as well as, a video biography...if available.

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Ishmael Scott Reed (born 22 February 1938) is an American poet, essayist, and novelist. A prominent African-American literary figure, Reed is known for his satirical works challenging American political culture, and highlighting political and cultural oppression.. American poet essayist playwright and novelist

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