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Full Name: Gwendolyn Bennett
Biography:
(1902-1981) Poet. Gwendolyn Bennett was born in Giddings, Texas, and later moved with her family to Brooklyn, New York. She was an important contributor to the Harlem Renaissance. She wrote a column, "The Ebony Flute," published in the periodical "Opportunity."
Author's Timeline:
1902 (Unknown) County
Gwendolyn B. Bennet was born in Giddings, Texas, in 1902. 
1918 Kings County
Gwendolyn Bennett moved with her father to Brooklyn, New York, where she attended Brooklyn's Girls' High from 1918 until 1921. 
1924 Kings County
Gwendolyn Bennett graduated from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, in 1924. 
1923 (Unknown) County
Heritage
Poem published in "Crisis" and in "Opportunity." 
1981 (Unknown) County
Gwendolyn Bennett died in Reading, Pennsylvania, in 1981. 
1926 (Unknown) County
Wedding Day
Short story published in "Fire!". 
1927 (Unknown) County
Tokens
Short story published in "Ebony" & "Topaz." 
1923 (Unknown) County
Nocturne
Poem published in "Crisis." 
1924 (Unknown) County
To Usward
Poem published in "Crisis" and "Opportunity." 
1934 (Unknown) County
Epitaph
(Pub: Opportunity ISBN: )
Poem. 
1926 (Unknown) County
Dirge
(Pub: Palms. ISBN: )
Poem. 
1926 (Unknown) County
Dear Things
(Pub: Palms. ISBN: )
Poem. 
1925 (Unknown) County
On A Birthday
(Pub: Opportunity. ISBN: )
Poem. 
1926 (Unknown) County
Street Lamps In Early Spring
(Pub: Opportunity. ISBN: )
Poem. 
? New York County
Gwendolyn Bennett studied at Columbia University in Manhattan, New York. 

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