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He Had His Dream

Paul Laurence Dunbar

LibriVox volunteers bring you 18 recordings of He Had His Dream by Paul Laurence Dunbar. This was the Weekly Poetry project for July 14, 2013. Paul Laurence Dunbar was the first African-American to gain national eminence as a poet. Born in 1872 in Dayton, Ohio, he was the son of ex-slaves.... Although he lived to be only 33 years old, Dunbar was prolific, writing short stories, novels, librettos, plays, songs and essays as well as the poetry for which he became well known. He was popular with black and white readers of his day, and his works are celebrated today by scholars and school children alike. (Summary by Florence Short)

LibriVox volunteers bring you 18 recordings of He Had His Dream by Paul Laurence Dunbar. This was the Weekly Poetry project for July 14, 2013. Paul Laurence Dunbar was the first African-American to gain national eminence as a poet. Born in 1872 in Dayton, Ohio, he was the son of ex-slaves.... Although he lived to be only 33 years old, Dunbar was prolific, writing short stories, novels, librettos, plays, songs and essays as well as the poetry for which he became well known. He was popular with black and white readers of his day, and his works are celebrated today by scholars and school children alike. (Summary by Florence Short)
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LibriVox volunteers bring you 18 recordings of He Had His Dream by Paul Laurence Dunbar. This was the Weekly Poetry project for July 14, 2013. Paul Laurence Dunbar was the first African-American to gain national eminence as a poet. Born in 1872 in Dayton, Ohio, he was the son of ex-slaves.... Although he lived to be only 33 years old, Dunbar was prolific, writing short stories, novels, librettos, plays, songs and essays as well as the poetry for which he became well known. He was popular with black and white readers of his day, and his works are celebrated today by scholars and school children alike. (Summary by Florence Short)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

22m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:12


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:18


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:09


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:19


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:24


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:16


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:15


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:12


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:15


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:09


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:27


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

00:58


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:09


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:13


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:05


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:09


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

01:20


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:24