Poems That Have Changed The Game

Poems That Have Shaped Black History

Maya Angelou
(1928- )

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

Still I Rise

Langston Hughes
(1902-1967)

I, Too

Paul Laurence Dunbar
(1872-1906)

Ode To Ethiopia

Marianne Williamson
(1952-)

Our Deepest Fear

Nikki Giovanni
(1943-)

Poem For Black Boys

Phillis Wheatley
(1753-1784)

On Being Brought From Africa To America

Imamu Amiri Baraka
(1934-)

Ka ‘Ba

Gwendolyn Brooks
(1917-2000)

Primer For Blacks

Alice Walker
(1944-)

Each One, Pull One

Audre Lorde
(1934-1992)

The Black Unicorn