We Wear the Mask
Paul Laurence Dunbar was one of the first African-American authors and poets to achieve worldwide acclaim. Dunbar’s poem “We Wear the Mask” appears in his 1896 collection entitled Lyrics of Lowly Life. The poem “We Wear the Mask” concerns how black Americans had to deal with tragic racism by hiding their true feelings from white people.
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Call Number: PS1556 .A1 1993 * (See pgs. xxii-xxiii, 71.)
Call Number: PS1556 .A1 1980 * (See pg. 71.)
Call Number: PS153 .N5 P48 2002 * (See pgs. 99-106.)
Call Number: PS1557 .R4 * (See pgs. 57, 71-72, 164.)
o Vol. 1, pg. 191
o Vol. 8, pgs. 4205-4207
o Vol. 5, pgs. 24, 130, 132, 135, 140, 142, 144
o Vol. 12, pgs. 121, 124-125
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