Research Paper On Emma The New Colossus

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Writing/Emma Lazarus
Emma The Poet Emma Lazarus was a very famous poet. She was born in 1849 in New York City, and died in 1887 at the age of thirty-eight at the same place. When Emma Lazarus was born she was the fourth of seven children in her family. Her mother was Esther Nathan and her father was Moses Lazarus. When Emma was young she studied a lot of American and British literature. She also learned how to speak German, French, and Italian. She was most famous for her poem “The New Colossus” that was made in 1883. The poem is about the Statue of Liberty. It was a donation to build the foundation of the Statue
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