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Slavery Poems. Below are examples of slavery poems. This list of slavery poems is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of slavery poems or a list of slavery poetry. These examples illustrate what slavery poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of slavery and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

List of Slavery Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Humiliation: Children Soldiers Lazzari, Carlo Dramatic Verse abuse, bereavement, childhood, death, slavery, war,
Premium Member Poem The Daddy Dietrich, Andrea Narrative slavery,
Life A Sacrificial Sacrifice Sheffield, Nakym Free verse abuse, animal, conflict, life, slavery,
Pieces of Mahatma Misra, Karam Blitz abuse, betrayal, discrimination, slavery,
Escape Gazbowski, Lenny Senryu imagination, metaphor, slavery,
Genocidal Survivors Brave Heart, Isabelle Rhyme africa, courage, grief, growing slavery,
Premium Member Poem Same Old Boats Lamoureux, Richard Blitz abuse, baptism, courage, slavery,
Breaking Spirits Fross, James Sonnet slavery, truth,
Refused to die Chansarkar, Sara Ballad slavery,
Black Sheep Richard, Osinachi Elegy africa, betrayal, black african slavery, social,
Masked Anaya, Sharline I do not know? betrayal, emo, first love, slavery, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem To Rivers Running To Freedom lowe, millard Free verse america, analogy, angst, black slavery,
Ancient Prophecy Langford, Eton Rhyme destiny, history, mythology, patriotic, slavery,
THE TRACK OF A STORM The literature lover, Sneha RV Verse anger, angst, conflict, courage, slavery, storm, strength, visionary,
The saddest supplication Broadbent, Robert Rhyme slavery,
Premium Member Poem Own It Teas, Christy Free verse slavery,
12 Years A Slave, Modern Day Sheffield, Nakym Free verse corruption, money, people, slavery,
Free Slaves Bard, The Moustached Rhyme america, black african american, slavery,
The Motivational Speaker Kirby, Catria Free verse abuse, adventure, betrayal, memory, slavery,
Little Man Boyd, Cameron Free verse anger, evil, money, political, slavery,
Slave Foss, Dylan Rhyme anger, angst, how i slavery,
RIGHTS OF JOB NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse corruption, people, poems, slavery, society, spiritual, work,
Premium Member Poem Rat Era Tesfaye, Haile I do not know? life, meaningful, metaphor, race, slavery, wisdom,
The Crow Funk, Rospel Blank verse africa, black african american, slavery, usa, violence,
guilty until proven dead Harvey, Eugene Didactic black african american, loss, slavery, truth,
Nella casematta Petryshyn, Ivan Verse abuse, freedom, friendship, slavery,
A NATIONS DISGRACE Providence, Poetryof Free verse analogy, earth, nature, political, slavery, war, world,
Peaceful Planet Is No More Donnelly Ellis, Joan Verse america, anger, betrayal, corruption, slavery,
Ace in the hole Aina, Victor Ifedotun Rhyme bird, identity, inspirational, slavery, spoken word,
WARING NATIONS NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse analogy, family, freedom, history, slavery, truth, writing,
Blank Land Aina, Victor Ifedotun Prose Poetry corruption, poetry, sad, slavery, society, war,
LOST CHILD IN MY OWN HOME siyad, hudhaifah ABC betrayal, black african american, slavery, stress, violence,
Untouchables Khurana, Jasmine Free verse corruption, life, poverty, slavery, society,
Blind Obedience Reyna, Tamara Free verse slavery,
The Good, the Bad, and the Hypocrite Harvey, Eugene Free verse addiction, humanity, religion, slavery,
Our Life McWilliams, Moriah I do not know? slavery,
AMERICA INCORPORATED NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse allegory, america, analogy, betrayal, slavery, social, society, spoken
Don't Pity Me Help Qamar, Amar Imagism abuse, death, emotions, slavery,
Strange Fruit Williams, Keilani Free verse beautiful, black african american, slavery,
Memoir of an African-American Man, Mother Ben, Su Epic slavery,
Memoir of an African-American Man, Genealogy, II Ben, Su Epic slavery,
Memoir of an African-American Man, Genealogy, I Ben, Su Epic slavery,
Surrender Polgar, Frank Cinquain slavery, society,
One Day Singh, Rashmi Rhyme betrayal, faith, freedom, identity, slavery, violence,
Young Slave 2 Anderson, Tony Free verse abuse, child abuse, children, slavery,
Young Slave Anderson, Tony Free verse abuse, child, children, evil, slavery, violence,
Human Trafficking Bond, Kim Rhyme christian, girl, god, humanity, slavery,
SIN WILSON, LEON Haiku bible, christian, death, evil, slavery,
Premium Member Poem Lia REAMS, TAMMY Haibun abuse, beauty, death, house, slavery,
Premium Member Poem POSTSCRIPT TO A PASSION Rowley, Rosemarie Sonnet addiction, games, goodbye, leaving, slavery, solitude,
Premium Member Poem 1140 Royal Street George , Elaine Haibun abuse, evil, history, murder, slavery,
Freedom and Religion Tadros, Charbel Rhyme slavery, spiritual,
TAX BABY NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse allegory, america, analogy, birth, slavery, social, society, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Boomerang Bullets Gonsalves, Ricardo Free verse america, anger, angst, anxiety, slavery, war,
A CALL FOR LIBERTY NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse america, analogy, change, corruption, slavery, social, society, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem A BALLAD TO THE ANCESTORS lowe, millard Ballad allegory, black african american, slavery, spiritual,
BURIED JEWELS NailahBaniti, BLUE33 Free verse america, analogy, bible, culture, slavery, spoken word,
Writing game is on - Part 1 Mac, Quincy Epic allegory, epic, lost, meaningful, slavery, spiritual,
Mother Nature's Redeemer Vattimo, Stephen J. Free verse corruption, destiny, encouraging, nature, slavery,
Premium Member Poem The Burying of The Virgin Bdosa, Vee Sonnet anxiety, beauty, emotions, horror, slavery, true love,
A trapped JW child Mac, Quincy Free verse corruption, humanity, religion, religious, slavery, society, spiritual,
MATRIX HIT Mac, Quincy Epic betrayal, epic, growth, humanity, slavery, spiritual, visionary,
The Alphabet 5-0 Mac, Quincy Rhyme earth, international, peace, rap, slavery, society,
The Awakening Spirit Mac, Quincy Epic allegory, epic, people, slavery, society, spiritual, writing,
Writing's Way Worser Than Working Molasar, Roderick Quatrain boat, career, money, poetry, slavery, success,
THEY TRIED TO BRING EGYPT BACK Chika, Sylvia Free verse humanity, people, poems, poetry, slavery,
Rampage on Sainthood Cokolic, Sanja Free verse slavery,
The Daisy Flower Black, Angela I do not know? flower, freedom, humanity, slavery, woman, women,
Premium Member Poem Villanelle: The Dilemma of the Non-Violent - 13 Wignesan, T Villanelle allegory, betrayal, international, people, slavery, violence,
What about us Hodonu, Olugbenga Free verse slavery,
Premium Member Poem The Coming of Black Jesus Bdosa, Vee Lyric abuse, allah, black african slavery,
Premium Member Poem I Will Save You Loo, Laura Quatrain slavery, sorrow,
Despondent Chowdhury, Prasenjit Prose Poetry abuse, depression, heartbroken, loneliness, slavery,
Meditate like life Glans, Cheryl Blitz slavery, spiritual, truth,
Premium Member Poem I am the Pen Kirk, Tony Rhyme slavery,
Premium Member Poem CORRUPTS: EPIDEMICAL THIEVES- ninette Guillermo, Olive Eloisa Ninette corruption, people, political, rights, slavery,
The Emerald Sea and The Old Oak Tree Allen, Paul Rhyme allegory, analogy, ocean, paradise, slavery, tree,
Bales and Bushels Zavaletta, Michael Rhyme abuse, good night, romance, slavery,
Clown car Thornton, Joel I do not know? analogy, future, imagery, judgement, slavery,
HAITI Secama, Alberto Free verse slavery,
ZONG Secama, Alberto Free verse slavery,
bumps in the night FALCON, RED ABC absence, adventure, art, slavery,
Premium Member Poem Sold into Slavery - No more Masks Contest ROBERTS, SEREN Verse slavery,
Loving the fire Vakharia, Pooja Prose courage, dark, desire, destiny, slavery,
Revolution Ngatiane, Tichaona I do not know? slavery,
Death of a Legend Martin, Mike Ode slavery,
Premium Member Poem Freedom Lost Ebbs, Edward Senryu freedom, political, poverty, slavery,
Tears In The Cotton Field Holland, Blake Rhyme abuse, anger, betrayal, black slavery,
All Around Me Keith, Arren Free verse depression, feelings, loneliness, repetition, slavery,
Oh lord Please answer my questions Mukherjee, Sohini Free verse children, men, military, philosophy, slavery, society, spiritual,
Premium Member Poem Peaceful PoliLosertics Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse fear, hate, power, race, slavery,
Whose Slave Am I Villarosa, Noel Rhyme abuse, confusion, cry, death, slavery,
Words From A Dying Ancestor Jordan, Ken Verse black african american, hate, slavery,
Insomnia Willis, Donovan Free verse slavery, sleep,
Nuts James, Samuel Sestina change, class, community, irony, slavery, work,
Progress and Preservation Roberson, Alex I do not know? black african american, city, slavery, symbolism,
God, set them free Joachims, Gavin Free verse slavery,
I CRY EVERYDAY Stephen, Alayande I do not know? abuse, addiction, anger, betrayal, slavery,
Premium Member Poem Trapped like a fly under a glass Tesfaye, Haile I do not know? slavery, sleep, social, society,
Premium Member Poem Death Before Disgrace Tesfaye, Haile I do not know? slavery, wisdom,