Academy Fellowship

Gwendolyn Brooks

YearPrize Amount
1999$25,000

 

Gwendolyn Brooks

Gwendolyn Brooks was born in Topeka, Kansas, on June 7, 1917, and raised in Chicago. She was the author of more than twenty books of poetry, including Children Coming Home (The David Co., 1991), Blacks (1987), and To Disembark (1981).

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