On this list, readers will find ten of the best American poets of the 19th century. In addition to recommendations in regard to their most popular poems.
The poets on this list range in style, background, and the social, personal, and cultural contexts from which they drew inspiration. But, they all made an undeniable impact on 20th century American poetry.
On this list, readers can explore ten poems that share the emotions and complications associated with true love. Some are filled with pain and longing while others are inspired by a perfect passion for another person.
Of all the incredible African-American poets to have ever written in the English language, twelve of the best are listed below.