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  • ISBN: 0805774122
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Twayne Publishers (1984)
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Robert Hayden (August 4, 1913 – February 25, 1980) was an American poet, essayist, and educator. He served as Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 1976 to 1978, a role today known as US Poet Laureate.

Robert Hayden (August 4, 1913 – February 25, 1980) was an American poet, essayist, and educator. He was the first African-American writer to hold the office. Robert Hayden was born Asa Bundy Sheffey in Detroit, Michigan, to Ruth and Asa Sheffey, who separated before his birth.

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The first African American poet-laureate of the United States (as Library of Congress Consultant in Poetry). Robert Hayden was made poet laureate of Senegal in 1966 and ten years later became America's first black poet laureate. Legally, Robert Earl Hayden was never born. He had no birth certificate to show that Asa and Ruth Sheffey (born Gladys Finn), who separated before his birth, were his natural parents.

Robert Hayden (August 4, 1913 - February 25, 1980) was an African-American poet. He was appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1976. Hayden was born Asa Bundy Sheffey in Detroit, Michigan, to Ruth and Asa Sheffey (who separated before his birth). He was taken in by a foster family next door, Sue Ellen Westerfield and William Hayden, and grew up in a Detroit ghetto nicknamed "Paradise Valley".

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