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Paul Laurence Dunbar Biography

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

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Paul Laurence Dunbar (June 27, 1872 – February 9, 1906) was a seminal African American poet of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Dunbar gained national recognition for his 1896 "Ode to Ethiopia", one poem in the collection Lyrics of Lowly Life.. African American poet novelist and playwright

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