"Yet would we die as some have done, beating a way for the rising sun."; "Let us keep the dance of rain our fathers kept and tread our dreams beneath the jungle sky."; "Is there something we have forgotten? Some precious thing we have lost, wandering in strange lands?"; "How dare anyone, parent, schoolteacher, or merely literary critic, tell me not to act colored."
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Tell me what you know about Arna Wendell Bontemps (October 13, 1902 - June 4, 1973), the well-known American poet and a noted member of the Harlem Renaissance.