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Phillis Wheatley
See biography, media, quotes, indexes. The first published African American poet whose writings helped create the genre of African American literature.
Phillis Wheatley


  • Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral 1773 (London: by A. Bell, for Cox and Berry, Boston)
  • To His Excellency George Washington written for Washington, 1776
  • Memoir and Poems of Phillis Wheatley, a Native African and Slave 1834


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