Anthony John Wiles Jr.
Talks covered by this speaker
National Student Poets Program
Categories covered by Anthony John
About this Speaker
Anthony John Wiles, Jr.<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51);">, was born and raised in the town of Ross, just outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A junior at the Sewickley Academy, he is active in several clubs and organizations and writes for the school newspaper and the literary magazine. His family is originally from West Virginia, Georgia, the Carolinas, and Virginia, with most of his forebears residing in the mountains of Appalachia. Because of this, Anthony identifies proudly as an Afrilachian: An African American Appalachian. </span>