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Published in : 2009-02-10 | by LibraryOfCongress
David Kresh discusses Langston Hughes and his poetry. David Kresh was Reference Specialist in Poetry in the Humanities and Social Sciences Division.
Published in : 2012-03-16 | by LibraryOfCongress
Poets Dolores Kendrick and Evie Shockley celebrate the birthday of American poet Langston Hughes by reading selections from his work and discussing his ...
Published in : 2015-01-20 | by LibraryOfCongress
Dana Gioia discusses the relationship between poetry and music and explore the ways in which poetry achieves its special expressive power. Speaker ...
Published in : 2018-04-20 | by LibraryOfCongress
Tracy K. Smith will report on her rural outreach efforts in her first term as U.S. Poet Laureate. Smith will also discuss the focus of her second term, read poems, ...
Published in : 2011-11-10 | by LibraryOfCongress
The National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, with the state arts agencies of the United States, are the creators of Poetry Out Loud, a program ...
Published in : 2009-09-16 | by LibraryOfCongress
Ralph Ellison never produced another novel in his lifetime after his magnum opus "Invisible Man," which won the National Book Award in 1953. Did success ruin ...
Published in : 2009-02-10 | by LibraryOfCongress
In 1914 the case of Gallant Little Belgium stirred political and artistic attention and emotion all over the world. Invaded by "the Huns," the Belgians found ...
Published in : 2012-01-27 | by LibraryOfCongress
Filipino-American poet Eileen Tabios reads from her work, followed by a moderated discussion. Speaker Biography: Eileen Tabios is an award-winning ...
Published in : 2015-11-20 | by LibraryOfCongress
Poetry Out Loud contest winners participate in the 2015 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. Speaker Biography: Poetry Out Loud is ...
Published in : 2018-10-24 | by LibraryOfCongress
Brooks D. Simpson presents "Reconstruction: Voices from America's First Great Struggle for Racial Equality" and Isabel Wilkerson presents "The Warmth of ...