Poems

Frances E. W. HARPER (1825 - 1911)

Frances Ellen Watkins Harper was an influential female African American poet. Her poetry often deals with themes of freedom, discrimination, hatred, and injustice. Her poetry remains relevant to this day, and is still widely read. - Summary by Carolin

Genre(s): Poetry

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 My Mother's Kiss Larry Wilson
00:01:28
Play 02 A Grain of Sand Greg Giordano
00:02:13
Play 03 The Crocuses Larry Wilson
00:01:40
Play 04 The Present Age Larry Wilson
00:02:38
Play 05 Dedication Poems Michele Fry
00:02:56
Play 06 A Double Standard AnnaLisa Bodtker
00:03:25
Play 07 Our Hero Foon
00:02:51
Play 08 The Dying Bondman Foon
00:02:02
Play 09 A Little Child Shall Lead Them Foon
00:02:09
Play 10 The Sparrow's Fall Foon
00:01:44
Play 11 God Bless Our Native Land Caitlin S.
00:00:49
Play 12 Dandelions Larry Wilson
00:01:00
Play 13 The Building Larry Wilson
00:00:46
Play 14 Home, Sweet Home Sarah Brown
00:00:54
Play 15 The Pure in Heart Shall See God Larry Wilson
00:01:49
Play 16 He Had Not Where to Lay His Head Larry Wilson
00:01:02
Play 17 Go Work in My Vineyard Larry Wilson
00:01:54
Play 18 Renewal of Strength Foon
00:01:03
Play 19 Jamie's Puzzle Foon
00:02:05
Play 20 Truth Foon
00:02:15
Play 21 Death of the Old Sea King Greg Giordano
00:02:43
Play 22 Save the Boys Nemo
00:02:02
Play 23 Nothing and Something Nemo
00:02:57
Play 24 Vashti Larry Wilson
00:01:34
Play 25 Thank God for Little Children Jude
00:01:50
Play 26 The Martyr of Alabama Greg Giordano
00:05:26
Play 27 The Night of Death Greg Giordano
00:03:49
Play 28 Mother's Treasures Greg Giordano
00:02:13
Play 29 The Refiner's Gold Greg Giordano
00:02:19
Play 30 A Story of the Rebellion Nemo
00:02:16
Play 31 Burial of Sarah Greg Giordano
00:02:31
Play 32 Going East Greg Giordano
00:03:09
Play 33 The Hermit's Sacrifice Greg Giordano
00:04:38
Play 34 Songs for the People Nemo
00:01:42
Play 35 Let the Light Enter Sarah Brown
00:01:21
Play 36 An Appeal to My Country Women Foon
00:03:20
Play 37 Then and Now Foon
00:06:30
Play 38 Maceo Larry Wilson
00:03:07
Play 39 'Fishers of Men' Foon
00:02:36
Play 40 The Lost Bells Foon
00:03:08
Play 41 'Do not Cheer, Men are Dying,' Said Capt. Phillips, in the Spanish-American War Nemo
00:02:31
Play 42 The Burdens of All Foon
00:01:54