This Week in Black History West Edition

This Week in Black History

September 27, 1950

Gwendolyn Brooks becomes the first African-American writer to win a Pulitzer Prize for her book of poetry, “Annie Allen,” a coming-of-age tale about a young black girl growing up during segregation in the Bronzeville neighborhood of Chicago.

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