Nikki Giovanni

By:Saaim Sadeq Period:2


Born in Knoxville, Tennessee in June 7,1943.Graduated with honors in history from her grandfather in Fish University. Won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Poetry,American Book Awards,NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Fiction

Poetic terms

In the drum she used a idiom on "The world is a tight drum" and "I'm going to beat my own

Rhythm." She also use simile.

I choose this poem Because she is passonite at everything and writes good poems.

I think this poem should be regonize because she can influnce the whole world with passion

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