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Poetry for Young People: Langston Hughes

Poetry for Young People: Langston Hughes

2006 ·
·4.31·487 Ratings ·48 Pages
“ Silence is the language of God, all else is poor translation. ” ― Rumi
Authors' Books
  • The Collected Poems

    1995·
    ·4.33·14,822 Ratings
    "The ultimate book for both the dabbler and serious scholar--. [Hughes] is sumptuous and sharp, playful and sparse, grounded in an earthy music--. This book is a glorious revelation."--Boston GlobeSpanning five decades and comprising 868 poems (nearly 300
  • Hughes: Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)

    1999·
    ·4.26·219 Ratings
    From the publication of his first book in 1926, Langston Hughes was hailed as the poet laureate of black America, the first to commemorate the experience of African Americans in a voice that no reader, black or white, could fail to hear. Lyrical and punge
  • The Big Sea

    1993·
    ·4.17·1,128 Ratings
    Introduction by Arnold Rampersad.Langston Hughes, born in 1902, came of age early in the 1920s. In The Big Sea he recounts those memorable years in the two great playgrounds of the decade--Harlem and Paris. In Paris he was a cook and waiter in nightclubs.
  • The Short Stories

    1997·
    ·4.35·486 Ratings
    The Short Stories of Langston HughesThis collection of forty-seven stories written between 1919 and 1963--the most comprehensive available--showcases Langston Hughes's literary blossoming and the development of his personal and artistic concerns. Many of
  • I Wonder as I Wander: An Autobiographical Journey

    1993·
    ·4.3·590 Ratings
    In I Wonder as I Wander, Langston Hughes vividly recalls the most dramatic and intimate moments of his life in the turbulent 1930s.His wanderlust leads him to Cuba, Haiti, Russia, Soviet Central Asia, Japan, Spain (during its Civil War), through dictators
  • Selected Letters of Langston Hughes

    2015·
    ·4.43·41 Ratings
    This is the first comprehensive selection from the correspondence of the iconic and beloved Langston Hughes. It offers a life in letters that showcases his many struggles as well as his memorable achievements. Arranged by decade and linked by expert comme
  • Draw What You See: The Life and Art of Benny Andrews

    2015·
    ·3.75·188 Ratings
    Benny Andrews loved to draw. He drew his nine brothers and sisters, and his parents. He drew the red earth of the fields where they all worked, the hot sun that beat down, and the rows and rows of crops. As Benny hauled buckets of water, he made pictures
  • Ralph Ellison: A Biography

    2007·
    ·4.15·172 Ratings
    The definitive biography of one of the most important American writers and cultural intellectuals of the twentieth century--Ralph Ellison, author of the masterpiece "Invisible Man." In 1953, Ellison's explosive story of an innocent young black man's often
  • Collected Poems

    1997·
    ·4.23·187 Ratings
    Robert Hayden was a fellow of the American Academy of Poets, a poetry consultant to the Library of Congress, and a professor of English at the University of Michigan. He received numerous awards for his poetry in his lifetime, among them to Hopwood Awards
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