"We of the Streets"
In this poem Wright identifies and speaks for the collective. His descriptions and repetition of key words can be a great starting point for comparison.
Gwendolyn Brooks' "Kitchenette Building"
Brooks' poem utilizes similar imagery which contributes to the tone and argument, which both echo Wright's poem.
Margaret Walker's "We Have Been Believers"
A contemporary with Richard Wright, Margaret Walker's poem offers both a thematic and structural connection to "We of the Streets."
Gwendolyn Brooks' "We Real Cool"
Paul Lawrence Dunbar "We Wear the Mask"