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Richard Wright

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Dave McPherson

on 17 April 2014

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Richard Wright By: Sophie Shelburn
Wright's grandparents were slaves and his parents were sharecroppers.
What Did He Do?
Richard Wright joined the NNC which fights for black liberation
Richard Wright
Richard Wright was born September 4, 1908 in Roxie, Mississippi.He died on Nov. 29 in Paris from a heart attack. He was 52 years old.
Richard Wright
Richard Wright was a auther, journilist,and a poet.
He made validictorian in his class in 1923.
He also is kwon for his book Black Boy.
He is well known for his best seller Native Son.
Richard Wright
For a short period of time Wright and his brather had to stay at an orphanage because his parents had to take domestic jobs away from their house.
Wright paved the way for other black writers.
He wrote many stories and poems that encouraged other African Amerians.
His book Native Son was a best seller.
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