Margaret Walker

Margaret Walker (1915-1998) was one of America's most populaMargaret Walker (1915-1998) was one of America's most popular and respected African-American writers and scholars. She fr and respected African-American writers and scholars. She first gained national recognition with the 1942 poetry collecirst gained national recognition with the 1942 poetry collection For My People, a winner of the Yale Younger Poets Awardtion For My People, a winner of the Yale Younger Poets Award. She was awarded...See more