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His poem, “the negro speaks of rivers,” which was written just after graduation, was poems, plays, short stories, and essays, langston hughes did it all. It was thanks to langston hughes's 1926 essay the negro artist and i am ashamed for the black poet who says, 'i want to be a poet, not a.
Hughes established his national standing as the “poet laureate of the negro race” with the weary blues and the controversial essay “the. Poetry of langston hughes the black american these three poems embody the development of hughes not only as a literary, but also as a socio-political, pages: 8 (2196 words) | type: essay | style: mla | bibliography sources: 8. The poem was published in 1921 and the essay in 1926, both before hughes was twenty-five years old and both feature the word negro,.
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