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Langston Hughes

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James Mercer Langston Hughes (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967) was an American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist from Joplin, ...

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) | The Black Past: Remembered and ...

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Poet, novelist, playwright, librettist, essayist, and translator, James Mercer Langston Hughes was born in Joplin, Missouri on Februray 1, 1902 to parents ...

Langston Hughes - America's Story from America's Library

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Short illustrated profile, along with a timeline that shows major events which shaped the writer's life.

Langston Hughes - Poet | Academy of American Poets

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Langston Hughes - Poet - A poet, novelist, fiction writer, and playwright, Langston Hughes is known for his insightful, colorful portrayals of black life in America ...

Biography - Langston Hughes, 1902-1967: The Poet Voice of African

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Today, we tell about writer Langston Hughes, who has been called the poet voice of African-Americans. Langston Hughes is usually thought of as a poet. But he ...

Langston Hughes - New World Encyclopedia

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Mar 26, 2014 ... Langston Hughes (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967) was an American ... Hughes is best remembered today as a poet, though he exhibited ...

The Harlem Renaissance Remembered: Duke Ellington, Langston ...

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Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Grade 7 Up Filled with music and poetry, The ... The Harlem Renaissance Remembered: Duke Ellington, Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen and the Sound of the Harlem Renaissance MP3 CD ...

A Changing Harlem Will Always Be Remembered for the Harlem ...

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Feb 5, 2015 ... Legendary figures like Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes launched their literary careers in Harlem. There also was Louis Armstrong ...

The Harlem Renaissance Remembered: Duke Ellington, Langston ...

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Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Grade 7 Up Filled with music and poetry, The ... The Harlem Renaissance Remembered: Duke Ellington, Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen and the Sound of the Harlem Renaissance Audio CD ...

Articles about Langston Hughes - philly-archives

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At midnight Thursday, on the 89th anniversary of his birth, the late poet, playwright and novelist Langston Hughes was remembered in a grand tribute, " Ancient ...

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Langston Hughes - Poet, Playwright - Biography.com

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Jan 27, 2015 ... American poet, novelist and playwright Langston Hughes was a primary contributor to the Harlem Renaissance. Learn more at Biography.com.

Celebrating The Legacy Of Langston Hughes : NPR

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Feb 2, 2012 ... The works of Langston Hughes reflect the lives and struggles of African Americans, and celebrate the richness of the culture. February 1, 2012 ...

Langston Hughes - Poetry Foundation

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Langston Hughes was first recognized as an important literary figure during the 1920s, a period known as the "Harlem Renaissance" because of the number of ...