to the Poetry of Paul Laurence Dunbar. This site at the University
of Dayton includes a biographical sketch; poems both in text form and
read aloud by Herbert Woodward Martin, professor emeritus at the University
of Dayton; links to sites about Dunbar; teaching resources; and
other materials.Image is courtesy of this site.
Excerpts from criticism and a brief biographical sketch at the Modern American Poetry site.
Study questions and a student project on Dunbar at the PAL site.
Lyrics of Lowly Life (Dodd Mead and Company, 1896) with introduction by W.D. Howells (from the Dunbar Digital Text Collection)
Lyrics of Lowly Life (Chapman and Hall, 1897) with introduction by W. D. Howells (from the UMI American Verse Project)
The Love of Landry (1900)
When Malindy Sings (Dodd, Mead and Company, 1903)
Howdy Honey Howdy (Dodd, Mead and Company, 1905)
Lyrics of Sunshine and Shadow (Dodd, Mead and Company, 1905)
Li'L Gal (Dodd Mead and Company, ca. 1896, 1904)
Page images at MOA (Direct links are pending updates)