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Welcome to AfroPoets... This is a place for the lover of the black experience in the poetic art form... Here you can enjoy poetry from many of your favorite Famous Black Poets, and learn more about the person behind the pen... Poets are represented from various time periods of the past to the present... There are Famous Black Poets, and poetry, for everyone... As you peruse through various writers you can experience a range of emotions, and find the words that resonate with your soul... AfroPoets is a space for long time poetry lovers, as well those that are new to poetry... Reconnect with the work of poets you know, and meet new ones on AfroPoets.net... Black writers have offered so much to the canvas of American Literature, and the poetry is the voice of a people...

Last Updated - Saturday - 10/30/21


Robert Hayden
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/roberthayden.html

Sterling Brown
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/sterlingbrown.html

Rita Dove    ~ Updated on Sep. 29, 2021 - 4 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/ritadove.html

Maya Angelou
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/mayaangelou.html

Lucille Clifton
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/lucilleclifton.html

Paul L. Dunbar    ~ Updated on Sep. 29, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/pauldunbar.html

Jean Toomer    ~ Updated on Sep. 29, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/jeantoomer.html

Nikki Giovanni
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/nikkigiovanni.html

Langston Hughes
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/langstonhughes.html

Countee Cullen
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/counteecullen.html

Tupac Shakur
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/tupacshakur.html

Gwendolyn Brooks    ~ Updated on Sep. 28, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/gwendolynbrooks.html

Claude McKay
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/claudemckay.html

Anne Spencer    ~ Updated on Oct 6, 2021 - 7 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/annespencer.html

Arna Bontemps
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/arnabontemps.html

June Jordan
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/junejordan.html

Quincy Troupe
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/quincytroupe.html

Alice Walker
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/alicewalker.html

Amiri Baraka
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/amiribaraka.html

Audre Lorde
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/audrelorde.html

Marcus Garvey    ~ Updated on Oct. 03, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/marcusgarvey.html

Etheridge Knight    ~ Updated on Oct. 15, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/etheridgeknight.html

James Weldon Johnson    ~ Updated on Sep. 28, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/jamesjohnson.html

Frances E.W. Harper
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/francesharper.html

Ntozake Shange
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/ntozakeshange.html

Angelina W. Grimke    ~ Updated on Oct. 6, 2021 - 7 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/angelinagrimke.html

Jessie Redmon Fauset
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/jessiefauset.html

Derek Walcott    ~ Updated on Sep. 28, 2021 - 8 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/derekwalcott.html

Yusef Komunyakaa    ~ Updated on Sep. 29, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/yusefkomunyakaa.html

Marilyn Nelson    ~ Updated on Sep. 28, 2021 - 4 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/marilynnelson.html

Jayne Cortez
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/jaynecortez.html

Wanda Coleman
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/wandacoleman.html

Sonia Sanchez    ~ Updated on Sep. 28, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/soniasanchez.html

Forrest Hamer
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/forresthamer.html

Haki Madhubuti
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/hakimadhubuti.html

Phillis Wheatley
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/philliswheatley.html

Harryette Mullen    ~ Updated on Sep. 29, 2021 - 10 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/harryettemullen.html

Elizabeth Alexander
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/elizabethalexander.html

Al Young    ~ Updated on Oct. 30, 2021 - 3 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/alyoung.html

Toi Derricotte
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/toiderricotte.html

Cornelius Eady    ~ Updated on Sep. 29, 2021 - 6 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/corneliuseady.html

Michael S. Harper
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/michaelharper.html

Wole Soyinka    ~ Updated on Oct. 03, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/wolesoyinka.html

Natasha Trethewey
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/natashatrethewey.html

Ishmael Reed
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/ishmaelreed.html

Ai    ~ Updated on Sep. 28, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/ai.html

Carolyn M. Rodgers
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/carolynrodgers.html

Mari Evans
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/marievans.html

Clarence Major
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/clarencemajor.html

James Emanuel
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/jamesemanuel.html

Margaret Walker
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/margaretwalker.html

Carl Phillips
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/carlphillips.html

Gil-Scott Heron
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/gilscottheron.html

Jay Wright
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/jaywright.html

Gwendolyn Bennett    ~ Updated on Sep. 29, 2021 - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/gwendolynbennett.html

Kalamu Ya Salaam
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/kalamuyasalaam.html

Kevin Young
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/kevinyoung.html

Terrance Hayes
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/terrancehayes.html

Camille Dungy
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/camilledungy.html

Melvin B. Tolson
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/melvintolson.html

Eugene B. Redmond
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/eugeneredmond.html

Bob Kaufman    ~ Updated on Sep. 30, 2021 - NEW POET - 5 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/bobkaufman.html

Afaa M. Weaver    ~ Updated on Sep. 30, 2021 - NEW POET - 10 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/afaaweaver.html

Dudley Randall    ~ Updated on Sep. 30, 2021 - NEW POET - 10 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/dudleyrandall.html

Henry Dumas    ~ Updated on Oct. 14, 2021 - NEW POET - 15 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/henrydumas.html

Effie Lee Newsome    ~ Updated on Oct. 30, 2021 - NEW POET - 11 new poems ~
https://www.AfroPoets.Net/effienewsome.html



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