The first woman in Louisiana to earn a living writing for a newspaper, and the first woman publisher of a major daily newspaper in the US.
An award-winning American poet, playwright, and a feminist activist. The first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.
The first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature.
An award-winning author, the first female poet to perform at a presidential inauguration, and the first black female cable car conductor in SF.
An award-winning poet who was the first African-American author to receive the Pulitzer Prize.
American novelist, author, poet, playwright, and art collector. Helped to shape the artistic movement ‘Avant Garde’ in Paris.
A poet and a novelist, the author of the novel ‘Little Women.’
A Founding Mother of the United States, a Women’s Rights Advocate, and the Second First Lady.