Literary Reviews of Dunbar's Work
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Read critiques of Dunbar's works.
“Lyrics of Lowly Life”
Mr. Dunbar’s “Lyrics of Lowly Life”
A Negro Poet
An Afro-American Poet
Paul Laurence Dunbar, the Negro Poet
Paul Dunbar’s New Romance
The Tuskegee Song
Did You Know?
The Dunbar House in Dayton, Ohio, was purchased by Paul for his mother in 1903. On July 23, 1936, the Dunbar House became the first state memorial to honor an African American.