[Sentiment or Tribute]: I shall remember...

Price: $250.00

A large sheet of stiff paper, with a handwritten tribute to the former and longtime head of the writer's program at Indiana University. Removed from a volume of tributes compiled in 1975 (and which we have been buying a page at a time over the past decade). Approximately 11.75" x 14.5". Near fine. The tribute is writ large, as befitting the size of the page, with Brooks signature being about 7" across.

Item #83769

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[Sentiment or Tribute]: I shall remember. Gwendolyn BROOKS.

Gwendolyn Brooks
birth name: Gwendolyn Brooks
born: 6/7/1917
died: 12/3/2000

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Biography

American poet whose works deal with the everyday life of urban blacks. She was the first black poet to win the Pulitzer Prize (1949). - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore

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