History: August Wilson, Poet, Playwright, Extraordinaire

HIS-STORY In honor of Black History 2021, I am delighted to highlight and introduce you to August Wilson, born Frederick August Kittel on April 27, 1945. His parents Frederick Kittel and Daisy Wilson, divorced, leaving his mother to raise August and his 5 siblings alone. The family relocated from Pittsburg’s Bedford Avenue area to Oakland, … More History: August Wilson, Poet, Playwright, Extraordinaire