Our lives in their words: These are the 10 best black poets of the 20th Century

Nii Ntreh Oct 10, 2019 at 01:30pm

October 10, 2019 at 01:30 pm | Faces of Black Excellence

Nii Ntreh

Nii Ntreh | Associate Editor

October 10, 2019 at 01:30 pm | Faces of Black Excellence

Kamau Braithwaite. Photo Credit: Repeatingislands.com

Kamau Braithwaite

Kamau Braithwaite is a poet and one of the Caribbean’s greatest ever literary minds. Braithwaite has been for years, a strong influence on the recent generation of dub poets.

Braithwaite explores the concepts of identity, alienation and freedom tapping into the black diasporan and Caribbean experiences in particular.

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