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Legacy: Women Poets of the Harlem Renaissance

By Lucinda Dyer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Powerful poems celebrate a generation of Black women poets.

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Poems written by an often overlooked and undervalued generation of Black women inspire new works by a modern day feminist poet with "sass." This is a legacy offered in words. Legacy: Women Poets of the Harlem Renaissance is not only a book for young readers with an interest in poetry or history. Young artists are certain to be captivated by the extraordinary illustrations and inspired by the biographies of the artists.

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