Why It’s Important To Keep Poet Phillis Wheatley’s Legacy Alive

(Image: Photographs and Prints Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tiden Foundations)
(Image: Phillis Wheatley monument as part of Boston Women’s Memorial in Boston, MA)
(Image: Statue of Phillis Wheatley at the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington D.C.)

Serina is a writer, poet, and founder of The Rina Collective blog. She is the Development Associate and Boston Writers of Color Group Coord. at GrubStreet.

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