Answers these questions to give more context to Phillis Wheatley's story

  1. Education and achievement are often touted as cure-alls for racial disparities. How does Phillis’s life prove this theory wrong?
  2. For Phillis’s work to be acknowledged, she needed white people to vouch for her. How is this narrative still played out today?
  3. Are there any Black people you can use your privilege to uplift?