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André Emilé Begeleus literary collection,

Title
André Emilé Begeleus literary collection, 1967-1974.
Author
Begeleus, André Emilé, 1935-1978.
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Box 1Mixed materialUse in libraryAvailableSc MG 75 Box 1Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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Description
.2 lin. ft. (1 print box)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • American literature – Black authors.
  • American poetry – Black authors.
  • Manuscripts.
  • Poems.
Source (note)
  • André Emilé Begeleus III
Biography (note)
  • Born in 1935 in Mexico of West Indian parents, André Emilé Begeleus lived much of his adult life in New York City and worked in the education field, including as an education assistant at IS 201 in Harlem. He also wrote poems, essays, short novels and other literary works. In 1975 he published a book of poetry, "We Are Betrayed and Other Poems." Begeleus died in 1978.
Call Number
Sc MG 75
Author
Begeleus, André Emilé, 1935-1978.
Title
André Emilé Begeleus literary collection, 1967-1974.
Summary
The André Emile Begeleus Literary Collection (1967-1974) consists of unedited handwritten and typescript drafts of poems, essays, short stories and a short novel. His writings express his views about the survival of African Americans in the 1970s. Eight of his handwritten poems were published in his volume of poetry.
Biography
Born in 1935 in Mexico of West Indian parents, André Emilé Begeleus lived much of his adult life in New York City and worked in the education field, including as an education assistant at IS 201 in Harlem. He also wrote poems, essays, short novels and other literary works. In 1975 he published a book of poetry, "We Are Betrayed and Other Poems." Begeleus died in 1978.
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Black author.
Research Call Number
Sc MG 75
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