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Famous Black African American Poems | Examples of Famous Black African American Poetry

These are examples of famous Black African American poems written by famous poets. PoetrySoup is a great resource of famous Black African American poems about Black African American. These examples illustrate what famous Black African American poems looks like and its form.

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Famous PoemPoet
Still I Rise Angelou, Maya
We Wear the Mask Laurence Dunbar, Paul
To a Lady on the Death of Her Husband Wheatley, Phillis
Touched by An Angel Angelou, Maya
Phenomenal Woman Angelou, Maya
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings Angelou, Maya
To S. M. a young African Painter on seeing his Works Wheatley, Phillis
Rememberance Angelou, Maya
When You Come Angelou, Maya
The Lesson Angelou, Maya
Men Angelou, Maya
A Conceit Angelou, Maya
Passing Time Angelou, Maya
On the Pulse of Morning Angelou, Maya
Million Man March Poem Angelou, Maya
An Hymn to the Evening Wheatley, Phillis
An Hymn to the Morning Wheatley, Phillis
To the Honourable T. H. Esq; on the Death of his Daughter Wheatley, Phillis
On the Death of a young Lady of Five Years of Age Wheatley, Phillis
Inaugural Poem Angelou, Maya
The Good Man Brooks, Gwendolyn
sisters Clifton, Lucille
shapeshifter poems Clifton, Lucille
To Be In Love Brooks, Gwendolyn
We Real Cool Brooks, Gwendolyn
Sadie and Maud Brooks, Gwendolyn
A Sunset of the City Brooks, Gwendolyn
The Ballad of Rudolph Reed Brooks, Gwendolyn
To Be In Love Brooks, Gwendolyn
My Dreams My Works Must Wait Till After Hell Brooks, Gwendolyn
One Wants A Teller In A Time Like This Brooks, Gwendolyn
The Crazy Woman Brooks, Gwendolyn
The Mother Brooks, Gwendolyn
On The Death Of Dr. Samuel Marshall Wheatley, Phillis
Isaiah LXIII Wheatley, Phillis
A Farewel To America to Mrs. S. W. Wheatley, Phillis
To a Lady on Her Coming to North-America Wheatley, Phillis
To a Gentleman on His Voyage to Great-Britain Wheatley, Phillis
To Captain H-----d of the 65th Regiment Wheatley, Phillis
A Rebus By I. B. Wheatley, Phillis
To His Honour the Lieutenant-Governor Wheatley, Phillis
To a Gentleman and Lady on the Death of the Ladys Brother and Sister Wheatley, Phillis
To the Rev. Dr. Thomas Amory Wheatley, Phillis
On the Death of the Rev. Dr. Sewell Wheatley, Phillis
To A Lady On The Death Of The Three Relations Wheatley, Phillis
To a Lady on Her Remarkable Preservation Wheatley, Phillis
To A Clergyman On The Death Of His Lady Wheatley, Phillis
To a Lady and Her Children Wheatley, Phillis
Ode To Neptune Wheatley, Phillis
On The Death Of Rev. Mr. George Whitefield Wheatley, Phillis
To The Kings Most Excellent Majesty Wheatley, Phillis
To The Right Honourable William Earl Of Dartmouth His Majestys Principal Secretary Of The State For North-America Wheatley, Phillis
Goliath Of Gath Wheatley, Phillis
On The Death Of J. C. An Infant Wheatley, Phillis
On the Death of a Young Gentleman Wheatley, Phillis
Niobe in Distress Wheatley, Phillis
On Virtue Wheatley, Phillis
Thoughts On The Works Of Providence Wheatley, Phillis
On Recollection Wheatley, Phillis
Before you knew you owned it Walker, Alice
A Funeral Poem on the Death of C.E. Wheatley, Phillis
On Imagination Wheatley, Phillis
On Being Brought from Africa to America Wheatley, Phillis
An Hymn To Humanity (To S.P.G. Esp) Wheatley, Phillis
To S.M. A Young African Painter On Seeing His Works Wheatley, Phillis
To Mæcenas Wheatley, Phillis
An Answer To The Rebus By The Author Of These Poems Wheatley, Phillis
To The University Of Cambridge In New-England Wheatley, Phillis
One Being Brought From Africa To America Wheatley, Phillis
Sympathy Laurence Dunbar, Paul
Knoxville Tennessee Giovanni, Nikki
Still Here Hughes, Langston
The Blues Hughes, Langston
Walkers With The Dawn Hughes, Langston
Ardella Hughes, Langston
I Too Sing America Hughes, Langston
Mother to Son Hughes, Langston
Quiet Girl Hughes, Langston
Life Is Fine Hughes, Langston
Dream Deferred Hughes, Langston
Theme For English B Hughes, Langston
Justice Hughes, Langston
Problems Hughes, Langston
Democracy Hughes, Langston
Let America Be America Again Hughes, Langston
The Negro Mother Hughes, Langston
Dream Variations Hughes, Langston
The Negro Speaks Of Rivers Hughes, Langston
The Weary Blues Hughes, Langston
Daybreak In Alabama Hughes, Langston
Merry-Go-Round Hughes, Langston
Juke Box Love Song Hughes, Langston
Freedoms Plow Hughes, Langston
Night Funeral In Harlem Hughes, Langston
Po Boy Blues Hughes, Langston
Fire-Caught Hughes, Langston
Minstrel Man Hughes, Langston
Advertisement For The Waldorf-Astoria Hughes, Langston
Madam And Her Madam Hughes, Langston
Madam And The Phone Bill Hughes, Langston