Race in the Poetry of Langston Hughes

Race in the Poetry of Langston Hughes

by Claudia Durst Johnson
     
 

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Great literature resonates with us not only because of well-developed characters and plots, but also because it often reflects important social themes; these books explore a work of literature through the lens of the major issue reflected in it.; Volume explores the poetry of Langston Hughes through the lens of race. Coverage includes an examination of Hughes's

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Great literature resonates with us not only because of well-developed characters and plots, but also because it often reflects important social themes; these books explore a work of literature through the lens of the major issue reflected in it.; Volume explores the poetry of Langston Hughes through the lens of race. Coverage includes an examination of Hughes's life and influences; a look at key ideas related to race in Hughes's poetry, including the influence of African-American music, the use of; This series brings together the disciplines of sociology and literature in a unique format designed to support cross-curricular studies. Each volume explores a work of literature through the lens of the major social issue reflected in it, and features car

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780737769814
Publisher:
Greenhaven Publishing
Publication date:
08/30/2013
Series:
Social Issues in Literature Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
15 - 17 Years

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