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African-American Poetry 1760-1900

Coverage
1760-1900

Related Databases
English Poetry 600-1900, English Verse Drama, American Poetry 1600-1900

African-American Poetry includes the full text of almost 3000 poems written by African-American poets in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. African-American Poetry is a resource for literary scholars and for researchers in black studies, linguistics, womens studies, black literary heritage, and comparative studies.

The poets are among those included in the William French et al. bibliography, Afro-American Poetry and Drama, 1760-1975.