Welton Smith (1940-2006) was an African-American poet.
Smith is best known for his elegy, "Malcolm", written following the assassination of Malcolm X.
His poetry was included in the Oxford Book of Modern American Poetry.
- Penetration. San Francisco: Journal of Black Poetry Press, 1971.
Except where noted, bibliographical information courtesy WorldCat.
- ↑ "Welton Smith (1940-2006), Modern American Poetry, University of Illinois, Illinois.edu, Web, Jan. 15, 2012.
- ↑ Search results = au:Welton Smith, WorldCat, OCLC Online Computer Library Center Inc. Web, Feb. 24, 2015.