Black Poetry Day

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Black Poetry Day in USA 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 USA Monday, October 17thBlack Poetry Day
2021 USA Sunday, October 17thBlack Poetry Day
2020 USA Saturday, October 17thBlack Poetry Day
2019 USA Thursday, October 17thBlack Poetry Day
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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