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Welton smith

Welton Smith (1940-2006). Courtesy Modern American Poetry.

Welton Smith (1940-2006) was an African-American poet.[1]

WritingEdit

Smith is best known for his elegy, "Malcolm", written following the assassination of Malcolm X.

RecognitionEdit

His poetry was included in the Oxford Book of Modern American Poetry.

PublicationsEdit

PoetryEdit

  • Penetration. San Francisco: Journal of Black Poetry Press, 1971.

AnthologizedEdit


Except where noted, bibliographical information courtesy WorldCat.[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Welton Smith (1940-2006), Modern American Poetry, University of Illinois, Illinois.edu, Web, Jan. 15, 2012.
  2. Search results = au:Welton Smith, WorldCat, OCLC Online Computer Library Center Inc. Web, Feb. 24, 2015.

External linksEdit

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