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Honorée Fanonne Jeffers

American poet and novelist


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From Wikipedia

Honorée Fanonne Jeffers is an American poet and novelist, and a professor of English at the University of Oklahoma. She has published five collections of poetry and a novel. Her 2020 collection The Age of Phillis reexamines the life of American poet Phillis Wheatley, based on years of archival research; it was long-listed for the 2020 National Book Award for Poetry, and she was the recipient in 2021 of a United States Artists fellowship.

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University of Alabama

Public university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

University of Oklahoma

Public research university in Norman, Oklahoma, United States

Talladega College

Alabama's oldest private historically black college