June Jordan was a Caribbean-American poet and essayist, born to Jamaican immigrants in Harlem in 1936, and raised in Bed-Stuy, New York. She was a highly acclaimed poet and essayist. 235 more words
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Thy various works, imperial queen, we see,
How bright their forms! how deck’d with pomp by thee!
Thy wond’rous acts in beauteous order stand,
And all attest how potent is thine hand. 398 more words
In celebration of 2018 #PoetryMonth, which would not be complete without a poem by the Lorde herself. I was never bothered by so-called negative perception of feminism. 161 more words