phyllis wheatley

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I strongly disagree with the criticism made by Baraka and others regarding the

works of Phyllis Wheatley. Indeed it would seem that social commentators find it

very easy to criticize writers for their views on many civil issues without

understanding the historical context and social atmosphere of that time. It is

argued that the spirituals, ballads, and other forms of expression for slaves

were often censored. I would then like to in

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