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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, ...

Langston Hughes remembered | cleveland.com

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Jan 31, 2012 ... Born Feb. 1, 1902, in Joplin, Mo., he spent his youth in Cleveland. While a teen at Central High School in 1917, Hughes lived in the attic of the ...

Langston Hughes - Poet, Playwright - Biography.com

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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 - New World Encyclopedia

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Mar 26, 2014 ... Langston Hughes, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1936 ... Hughes is best remembered today as a poet, though he exhibited considerable ...

Writer Langston Hughes Remembered In Harlem - philly-archives

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Feb 2, 1991 ... At midnight Thursday, on the 89th anniversary of his birth, the late poet, playwright and novelist Langston Hughes was remembered in a grand ...

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 ...

Remembering Langston Hughes | From the Catbird Seat: Poetry ...

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Feb 6, 2012 ... Remembering Langston Hughes. A blog post at "From the Catbird Seat: Poetry & Literature at the Library of Congress" on 2012-02-06.

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 ...

Langston Hughes in Central Asia | Steppe

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The celebrated African American poet Langston Hughes journeyed through Soviet ... Today Hughes (1902–67) is mainly remembered as the greatest of all ...

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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 | Academy of American Poets - Poets.org

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A poet, novelist, fiction writer, and playwright, Langston Hughes is known for his insightful, colorful portrayals of black life in America from the twenties through ...

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.