This study guide will help you analyze the short story “Sweet Potato Pie” by Eugenia Collier. You can also find a summary of the text, as well as inspiration for interpreting it.
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Title: “Sweet Potato Pie” (1972)
Author: Eugenia Collier
Genre: Short story
Eugenia W. Collier (b. 1928) is an African-American writer, poet, and critic. Collier is best known for her 1969 short story "Marigolds", which won the Gwendolyn Brooks Prize for Fiction award.
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