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Eloise Bibb

Sterling Brown

William Wells Brown

Olivia Ward Bush

James Edwin Campbell

Waverly Turner Carmichael

Joseph Seamon Cotter, Jr.

Countee Cullen

Waring Cuney

Frederick Douglass

Paul Laurence Dunbar

Frances E.W. Harper

Leslie Pinckney Hill

John Wesley Holloway

George Moses Horton

Langston Hughes

Fenton Johnson

James Weldon Johnson

Maggie Pogue Johnson

Edward Smyth Jones

George Marion McClellan

Claude McKay

Esther Popel

Alex Rogers

Anne Spencer
 
Born Again Black Poetry


Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again. The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth: so is every one that is born of the Spirit.

The poets represented on the left are all born of the Spirit and a holy wind rushes through their writings. On the wings of the Spirit they lift their souls up to heaven in praise and reverence to their Creator and Redeemer.

Come and be refreshed.