Old Gold: Iowa alumna key in Chicago’s African-American literary movement – Iowa Now

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Margaret Walker’s poetry collection “For My People” received top honors in the Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition in 1942. UI archivist David McCartney says the work is as timely now as it was then.

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