Gwendolyn Brooks. Crowther , Linnea . Gwendolyn Brooks. n.d. Legacy. 2011. Web. 26 Feb. 2012.
Crowther, Linnea. Gwendolyn Brooks. n.d. Legacy. 2011. Web. 26 Feb. 2012
She is in "a unique position in American letters. Not only has she combined a strong commitment to racial identity and equality with a mastery of poetic techniques, but she has also managed to bridge the gap between the academic poets of her generation in the 1940s and the young black militant writers of the 1960s.“
George E. Kent
Just like today with tabloid headlines and soap operas, certain forms of popular entertainment tended toward the sensational.
MrAfrica. Gwendolyn Brooks. n.d.Afropoets. 2007. Web. 26 Feb. 2012.