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African American Women Writers

Delores Phillips (1950-2014) was born in Bartow County, Georgia, the second of four children. She graduated from Cleveland State University with a bachelor of arts in English and worked as a nurse at a state psychiatric hospital. Her work has appeared in Jean’s JournalBlack Times, and The Crisis.*

Genre: Coming-of-age stories; Historical fiction

More about Delores Phillips at ProQuest One Literature


*“Delores Phillips.” Soho Press, Accessed 8 February 2022.

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