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Hughes, Langston

Summary: A brief profile of African American poet Langston Hughes accompanies some of his better known poems for children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. 2006

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Hughes, Langston

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Missouri Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.5209 HUG

Hughes, Langston

Contents: v. 1. The poems, 1921-1940 -- v. 2. The poems, 1941-1950 -- v. 3. The poems, 1951-1967 -- v. 4. The novels: Not without laughter and Tambourines to glory -- v. 5. The plays to 1942: Mulatto to The sun do move -- v. 6. Gospel plays, operas, and later dramatic works -- v. 8. The later Simple stories -- v. 9. Essays on art, race, politics, and world affairs -- v. 10. Fight for freedom and other...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Missouri Press 2001

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Hughes, Langston

Summary: Powerful poems dealing with the most compelling issues of this African American's time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1992

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Hughes, Langston

Summary: Discusses Black history on the social, political, economic, and cultural fronts and includes over 1,000 pictures.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1983

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973.0496 HUG

Hughes, Langston

Summary: "Nearly ninety years after its first publication, this celebratory edition of The Weary Blues reminds us of the stunning achievement of Langston Hughes, who was just twenty-four at its first appearance. Beginning with the opening "Proem" (prologue poem)--"I am a Negro: / Black as the night is black, / Black like the depths of my Africa"--Hughes spoke directly, intimately, and powerfully of the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 HUG

Hughes, Langston

Summary: "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 Globe Spanning five decades and comprising 868 poems (nearly 300 of which have never before appeared in book form), this magnificent volume is the definitive sampling of a writer who has been called the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1995

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Hughes, Langston

Summary: Presents the popular poem by one of the central figures in the Harlem Renaissance, highlighting the courage and dignity of the African American Pullman porters in the early twentieth century.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811.52 HUG

Hughes, Langston

Summary: Presents a collection of letters exchanged over the course of four decades between poet Langston Hughes and his mentor, Carl Van Vechten, offering an incisive look at current events and issues.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2001

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Hughes, Langston

Summary: "This unprecedented collection of Langston Hughes's letters is arranged by decades, with helpful interstitial material and notes throughout to guide us through Hughes's journey in all its aspects: literary, personal, political, practical. His correspondents include such luminaries as Carl Van Vechten, Blanche Knopf, Ezra Pound, Countee Cullen, Paul Robeson, and Richard Wright. The letters tell...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HUGHES, LANGSTON HUG

Hughes, Langston

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1995

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 781.224 HUG

Hughes, Langston

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Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1994

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Hughes, Langston

Summary: "This CD features four interpretations of Langston Hughes' words. His solo readings, Dorough's hipper take, Charles Mingus's improvisation and Leonard Feather's "jazz-is-fun" readings ..."--Page [3] of booklet.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Fingertips Stereo & Mono Recordings 2011

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA HUG

Hughes, Langston

Summary: Langston Hughes's poetry launched a revolution among black writers in America. The poems in this volume were chosen by Hughes shortly before his death in 1967 and encompass work from his entire career.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1990

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Hughes, Langston

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Publisher / Publication Date: 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HUG

Hughes, Langston

Summary: "Dream Variation," one of Langston Hughes's most celebrated poems, about the dream of a world free of discrimination and racial prejudice, is now a picture book stunningly illustrated by Daniel Miyares...An African-American boy faces the harsh reality of segregation and racial prejudice, but he dreams of a different life--one full of freedom, hope, and wild possibility, where he can fling his...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Hughes 2017

Contents: Weary blues (4:02) -- The Dream keeper (4:27) -- Neighbor (2:15) -- Daybreak in Alabama (2:29) -- Sylvester's dying bed (1:57) -- Border LIne (1:41) -- Reverie on the Harlem River (1:22) -- In Time of Silver Rain (4:00) -- Bound No'th Blues (2:37) -- Democracy (2:31) -- Ma Lord (1:26) -- Railroad Avenue (2:33) -- Life is fine (3:26).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ HUG

HUGHES, LANGSTON, ED

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1970

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Summary: I was saved from sin when I was going on 13. But not really saved. It happened like this. So begins this powerful dramatization of "Salvation," Langston Hughes' eloquent autobiographical story that illustrates how his aunt's well-meaning efforts to bring him into the spiritual fold resulted in a moral crisis. Calmly waiting for Jesus to appear to him in the hot, crowded church, young Langston's...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Meltzer, Milton

Summary: Tells the story of a leading poet of the Harlem Renaissance during the 1920s who devoted his life to writing about the black experience in America.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 1997

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Burleigh, Robert.

Summary: Describes how the twentieth-century African American poet Langston Hughes affirms his vocation as a writer through the composition of his famous 1921 poem "The Negro Speaks of Rivers."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HUG