Gwendolyn Brooks

(7 June 1917 – 3 December 2000 / Topeka, Kansas)

We Real Cool - Poem by Gwendolyn Brooks

We real cool. We
Left school. We
Lurk late. We
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Comments about We Real Cool by Gwendolyn Brooks

  • (1/26/2006 4:25:00 AM)


    I remember reading this poem when i was twelve. I didn't understand it then, but i still loved it. Now that im a little older i understand the point that Gwendolyn Brooks was portraying in this piece, i love it more. (Report) Reply

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  • (5/20/2005 10:30:00 PM)


    Truly, American poetry at its finest! (Report) Reply

  • (5/31/2004 3:48:00 PM)


    gulp...masterpiece... (Report) Reply



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