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Poetry of Langston Hughes
An examination of five of Langston Hughes' poems.
# 124827 | 750 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (American) , Literature (Poetry)

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The paper discusses the thesis of the "Negro" experience in the poetry of Langston Hughes through an examination of five of his poems.

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"Langston Hughes was engaged for much of his creative life in an effort to develop a uniquely African-American poetry, a genre of poetry in which the cultural experiences of a minority group could be presented, analyzed, felt and conveyed. Many of Hughes' poems refer to this Negro experience, an experience that the poems reveal as inclusive of both rural roots and a new urban reality beginning in the ...s. This essay will consider five of Hughes' poems with respect to their representation..."

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