Maya Angelou, (1928) Poet, novelist
James Baldwin, Essayist
Ralph Ellison, (1914-1994) Novelist
Alice Walker, (1944) Novelist
James Baldwin, (1924-1987) Essayist
Amira Baraka, (1934-2014) Poet
Chester Himes, (1909-1984) Novelist
Jill Nelson, (1952) Novelist
Nikki Giovanni, (1943) Poet
Gwen Books, (1917-2000) Poet
Derek Walcott, (1930)  Poet
Ralph Ellison, (1914-1994) Novelist
John Henrik Clarke, (1915-1998) Historian
C. Eric Lincoln, (1924-2000) Historian
Alex Haley, (1921-1992) Novelist
Margaret Danner, (1915-1986) Novelist
Margaret Burroughs, (1917) Poet
Leopold Senghor, (1906-2001) Poet
Ousmane Sembene, (1923-2007) Novelist, filmmaker
Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin, (1937-2006) Ethiopian Poet Laureate
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