Black History Poem African American | Tanzania, watch a documentary at TBC1, 2100hrs and see the lives of ...

Glorious and sad simultaneously that a Black child needs to learn this when a Whites child simply knows it

And Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou was a very exceptional and successful African American female. This is one of many of her famous poems "And Still I Rise". The website gives a good view on how others viewed Ms.

Read in February, 1st time. Langston Hughes Poems: "I, Too" , "Theme for English B" , "Freedom" , "Words like Freedom" , "Visitors to the Black Belt" , "The Weary Blues" , "The Negro Speaks of Rivers."

Langston Hughes' poem is carved into the wall at the African American Museum on the National Mall. His words are a powerful reminder of what it was like to be black in America prior to the civil rights movement. How can you relate to this poem?

What a moving poem from a South African student named Nthateng. What do you think? #ONE #Africa #Poetry

South Africa’s townships: A poem of determination

Anything Langston Hughes - Black History Month

Langston Hughes James Mercer Langston Hughes was an American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright. Lived: Feb 1902 - May 1967 (age

African Poem

African animals poem - I like that this poem has actions for the kids to do while the parent reads the poem.

Caged Bird By Maya Angelou was first published in her book, "Shaker, Why Don't You Sing?" in 1983. The poem is a Metaphor illustrating the differences between African-Americans and Whites during the civil rights era. The author, a black who grew up in the South during this era, is expressing her feelings at the discrimination she faced during her life. Her first autobiography published in 1970 is titled, "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Maria Angelica Maira