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Montgomery Wordsworth King

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Montgomery Wordsworth King (born 1909) was a professor of English at Southern University, a black college in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He received his master's degree from Howard University, and he states in the interview that he called Pittsburgh home in his earlier life. King is the author of a book of poetry titled Born Nude and Modern (Vantage Press, 1974).

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