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James Mercer Langston Hughes (February 1, 1901 – May 22, 1967) was an American poet, .... his first short stories, poetry, and dramatic plays. His first piece of jazz poetry, "When Sue Wears Red," was written while he was in high school.

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It was in Lincoln that Hughes began writing poetry. After graduating from high school, he spent a year in Mexico followed by a year at Columbia University in ...

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A major poet, Hughes also wrote novels, short stories, essays, and plays. He sought to honestly portray the joys and hardships of working-class black lives, ...

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Jul 22, 2016 ... Know about the poetry of Langston Hughes by studying the analysis of his 10 .... This poem was supposedly written by Hughes after visiting a ...

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Browse through Langston Hughes's poems and quotes. 104 poems of Langston Hughes. ... He famously wrote about the period that "Harlem was in vogue."

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Feb 1, 2017 ... Langston Hughes remains one of the most celebrated poets in the world ... works and be told that they had been written by a young new poet.

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Apr 2, 2014 ... American poet, novelist and playwright Langston Hughes was a primary ... To support himself throughout his early writing career Hughes ...

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Langston Hughes (1902-1967) was the first black writer in America to earn his living from writing. Born in Joplin, Missouri, he had a migratory childhood ...