Black Poetry Day

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Black Poetry Day around the world in 2021
Now and Then by Gil Scott Heron. Image by Louise McLaren , via Flickr

About Black Poetry Day

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Dates of Black Poetry Day
2022 USAOct 17
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2021 USAOct 17
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2020 USAOct 17
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2019 USAOct 17
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Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of Black Poetry Day

A day to recognize the contribution of black poets to American life and culture and to honor Jupiter Hammon, the first black in America to publish his own verse.

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