Langston Hughes

What time period did Langston Hughes write poetry?


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2010-04-22 21:36:09
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Langston hughes started writing poetry when he was in high school

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It is believed that Langston Hughes was inspired to write poetry by his rough upbringing in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Langston Hughes wrote more than 35 books. He also wrote poetry, musicals, dramas and plays and was considered a literary giant.

Langston Hughes wanted to write peotry because he felt that he need to spread to the world how he felt about things, especialy the issue of slavery and black people.

He went on to his life to become a family and going to university collage

Langston Hughes wrote this piece dreams in 1926.

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What influenced his poetry was because of the fact that his father couldn't find a job in the United States and had to find a job in Mexico because he was a black.

Langston Hughes wrote poetry about the African American situation in New York to express the struggle and hardships of the black community. He also wrote about the cultural aspects such as blues/jazz music and dance.

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Yes Hughes did write plays along withe poems, prose, short stories, novels, and jazzy poems.

Langston Hughes wrote "Dreams" because he had known that dreams can come here and there, but he also knew that dreams can never be let go or taken from as of in his image.

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Langston Hughes wrote because that's how he expressed himself after his grandmother passed away that's when he started to write, his first poem was in the 8th grade. he won that year in his school to be the best poet. Langston Hughes father didnt want him to become an writer he wanted him to become an enginer.. sorry for the missed spelled words Christine. age 17 i hope this can help you. you can find alot of information on him if you go to and search for Langston Hughes.

his grandmother and in the poem Dreams the civil rights movement partly inspired. His grandmother played a semi-big role in the civil rights movement for African Americans.

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