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Angelina Weld Grimké

Angelina Weld Grimké, born in Boston, on February 27, 1880, was a journalist, playwright, and poet from the Harlem Renaissance. Among the first African-American women to have one of her plays performed publicly, her work was collected in several Harlem Renaissance anthologies, including Negro Poets and Their Poems (The Associated Publishers, 1923); The New Negro (Atheneum, 1925); and Caroling Dusk (Harper and Brothers, 1927). She died on June 10, 1958.

Angelina Weld Grimké
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