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On Being Brought from Africa to America

On Being Brought from Africa to America


by Phillis Wheatley

On Being Brought from Africa to America: All About Phillis Quiz

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Q. Where was Phillis Wheatley originally from?

Back in the day
Q. What first did Phillis Wheatley accomplish in American poetry?

First woman to win the Pulitzer Prize
First African American to publish a book of poems
First Poet Laureate of America
First person to stay awake through an entire poetry reading
Q. What religion did Phillis Wheatley practice in America?

Kung Fu
Q. What is the name of Phillis Wheatley's first book?

On Being Brought from Africa to America
Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral
Amazing Grace
The Best Book of Poems You've Ever Read
Q. In what century did Phillis Wheatley publish her book?

2000 B.C.