Phillis Wheatley | Academy of American Poets

https://m.poets.org/poetsorg/poet/phillis-wheatley I received this email and followed the link.  In doing so, I found poems by Phillis Wheatley, the first African American to publish a book of poetry  in America. Her circumstances were well, as she received education, was called upon by George Washington to meet with him, and other important selections.  At the end … Continue reading Phillis Wheatley | Academy of American Poets