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Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes was a major voice of the Harlem Renaissance. He authored poems, plays, children's books, novels, and short stories. 'A Raisin in the Sun' and 'The Weary Blues' were among his accomplishments. His simple and straightforward style helped him become popular among ordinary people.
 Langston Hughes' "Thank You, M'am" contains three main themes:  love and trust, forgiveness, and dignity. After  Roger tries to steal the purse of Mrs. Luella Bates Washington  Jones, the weight of the purse causes Roger to fall down. Jones  kicks Roger, picks him up, and drags him to her...
He's inspiring and also smart for all those poems he wrote about racism and other things.
He was an intellectual during the Harlem Renaissance. He wrote poetry for the social gain of blacks.
The setting is at night in a run down neighborhood
he is still single but not 4 long
he was a poethe had a nice familyhe got famus from another poet
Mrs. Luella Bates Washington Jones
He believed there should be equal rights but didn't feel there was an equal playing field, as evident in "Theme for English B."
in my opinion he was inspired to write because when he traveled to harlem, he met some inspiring people and i think that really changed his life forever. he was almost gonna be an engineer but he pursued his dream and shot for what he truly loved
The Ballad of Birmingham is by Dudley Randall not Langston Hughes.Sources-Did an English project on it
main character describe each main character, and explain why you think each is a main character.
because of the bullcrud in the town of poopee
at the age of 65 at Polyclinic Hospital in New York
yes, when he says ive know rivers ancient as the world and older  than the flow of human blood
his last poem was .... FIGURE IT OUT BY YOURSELF
He had no wife or kids. He was Gay
his writings helped to push for equality between African Americans  and whites during the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920's
nobody will ever know who langstonhughes got married to unless somonewho knew who he was married to is still livivng but i doutb that they are still alive ifhe did get married which i dont think he did oh wait a minutehe was married he got a quick divorce anywho it is what it is so be like nike and...
girl/boy i don't even know OK!
Langston Hughes mom and dads name is Carrie Hughes and
he is suspected to have been homosexual but it cannot be proved
In the poem "Friendly in a Friendly Way" the poet helps us to understand all benefits of our life. If you are friendly to the world, the world is friendly to you.
It's about a boy fail mugging attempt turned into a life lesson.
He helped to design the Ambassador Bridge and the Detroit-Windsor  Tunnel. He was unable to find work in the United States because of  his skin color.
  It is no surprise that democracy in the United States was nonexistent in the early 1900s and throughout the Jim Crow era, for blacks had no rights. Democracy back then was laughable and a joke - and outright biased. Government rule by the people pertained to whites exclusively, excluding all...
beebee is 20
"It seems that I hear Harry Moore. From the earth his voice cries, No bomb can kill the dreams I hold For freedom never dies! I will not stop! I will not stop For freedom never dies! I will not stop! I will not stop! Freedom never dies!"
  James Nathaniel Hughes was the father
novels, short stories, and poems
He is simply saying that he wants to dance during the day, and rest during the night. In other words, he wants to live in a world where what a man can do isn't determined by the color of his skin.
What year did Langston hughes become a member of Omga Psi Phi
the theme is he wrote a song about 4 little girls being killed in a  bombing by the kkks
Langston Hughes got cancer April 26, 1976
because dey wuz in a fiight and den he came out and said it dat he cheated on her 3 times.
their stories, poems, novels, and plays gave many black people a sense of their own beauty and worth
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Carrie Hughes was Langston Hughes mother. She and his father divorced when he was only a baby. She moved around looking for a job and a place to settle, leaving Langston to be taken care of by his grandmother...
  The Negro Speaks of rivers By: Langston Hguhes   The Negro Speaks of rivers By: Langston Hguhes
I need this to for a test grade in English
African American history has deep roots.
Langston from the rangers is officially single him and his ex bee bee has broken up for the 2nd time because he cheated on her 3 times. he broke up with her.
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Day day is like 5'8" and Langston like 6'2".
Rhyme PersonificationMetaphorSimileImagery
Osuya, Gilbert Price, Zell Ingram
Yes he did, for a year and 9 months.
"Juke Box Love Song" evokes a tone of admiration and enjoyment. The  city sounds create a dancing couple's love song.
in time of rain by Langston hughes was written in what year
He went on to his life to become a family and going to university collage
    It's difficult to know exactly when many poems were written, unless the authors kept detailed notes about what they were writing and when.     What's certain is that "Daybreak in Alabama" was first published in June of 1940 in Unquote (published in Yellow Springs, Ohio).   ...
jhonny hughes, Bryan hughes and lonny may hughes
1921 He didnt graduate but left the school with a B+ average
reread the last stanza. what do you think the poet is trying to say?
"Jazzonia" is set in a cabaret featuring jazz music, as jazz is one of the staples of the the Harlem Renaissance. Jazzonia is basically a country of jazz, denoting the importance of the art form to American culture. "Jazzonia," as a poem, is structured like a jazz song with variations upon a...
it means a poem that is put off or, set aside, or dismissed. The poem is about what happens to it after it is deferred
It means Big Boy went fishing and caught a mermaid. Then he married her. What a desprete man.
Ted Silk Stockings is said to be one of the best poems by Langston  Hughes. The poem has 12 lines only.
It is a conversation ith god on why he is lonely but god tells him that he must share.
He went to live with his mother again and continued his job as an author