Maya Angelou was a very exceptional and successful African American female. This…  || Ideas and inspiration for teaching GCSE English ||

Maya Angelou was a very exceptional and successful African American female. This… || Ideas and inspiration for teaching GCSE English ||

Maya Angelou Quotes

Maya Angelou Quotes

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly..  - Langston Hughes ....  black american poet from the Jazz era

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.. - Langston Hughes .... black american poet from the Jazz era

Best quotes, quotes on creativity by famous Afro-American poet and author Maya Angelou

Best quotes, quotes on creativity by famous Afro-American poet and author Maya Angelou

American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist. He was one of the earliest innovators of the then-new literary art form jazz poetry. Hughes is best known for his work during the Harlem Renaissance. He famously wrote about the period that "Harlem was in vogue"

American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist. He was one of the earliest innovators of the then-new literary art form jazz poetry. Hughes is best known for his work during the Harlem Renaissance. He famously wrote about the period that "Harlem was in vogue"

Nayyirah Waheed is an African-American poet and author who has published two books of poetry and has been described as "perhaps the most famous poet on Instagram." While Waheed is a reclusive writer who doesn't share many details about her life, her poetry is frequently shared through social media accounts. Wikipedia

Nayyirah Waheed is an African-American poet and author who has published two books of poetry and has been described as "perhaps the most famous poet on Instagram." While Waheed is a reclusive writer who doesn't share many details about her life, her poetry is frequently shared through social media accounts. Wikipedia

Favorite Poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow   Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) was the most popular American poet of his time, and one of the most famous American poets of all time. It has been said that certain of his poems-the long narratives Evangeline and The Song of Hiawatha most notably-were once read in every literate home in America. A former teacher who fulfilled his dream to make a living as a poet, Longfellow taught... #classiclit #doverthrift #poetry #longfellow ...

Favorite Poems

Favorite Poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) was the most popular American poet of his time, and one of the most famous American poets of all time. It has been said that certain of his poems-the long narratives Evangeline and The Song of Hiawatha most notably-were once read in every literate home in America. A former teacher who fulfilled his dream to make a living as a poet, Longfellow taught... #classiclit #doverthrift #poetry #longfellow ...

"O you, whom I often and silently come where you are, that I may be with you;	 As I walk by your side, or sit near, or remain in the same room with you,	 Little you know the subtle electric fire that for your sake is playing within me."	 - Walt Whitman: INFP

"O you, whom I often and silently come where you are, that I may be with you; As I walk by your side, or sit near, or remain in the same room with you, Little you know the subtle electric fire that for your sake is playing within me." - Walt Whitman: INFP

Celia Thaxter, a famous American poet, grew up on the Isles of Shoals where her father was a lighthouse keeper and then on Smuttynose and Appledore Islands.  You can still visit her gardens on Appledore Island--they are absolutely  beautiful!

Celia Thaxter, a famous American poet, grew up on the Isles of Shoals where her father was a lighthouse keeper and then on Smuttynose and Appledore Islands. You can still visit her gardens on Appledore Island--they are absolutely beautiful!

Langston Hughes | Famous Poets | Famous African Americans | Civil Rights Activist | Philosopher's Stone Poetry

Langston Hughes | Famous Poets | Famous African Americans | Civil Rights Activist | Philosopher's Stone Poetry

Five interesting facts about one of our most famous American poets and writers. Find out a few new pieces of information about Whitman.

Author Bio: Walt Whitman

Five interesting facts about one of our most famous American poets and writers. Find out a few new pieces of information about Whitman.

19th Century Writers Who Are Even More Relevant Today

19th Century Writers Who Are Even More Relevant Today

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