Langston Hughes : A Collection of Poems
Part of The Wadsworth Casebooks for Reading, Research, and Writing Series, this new title provides all the materials a student needs to complete a literary research assignment in one convenient location.
- Paperback | 168 pages
- 140.7 x 209.6 x 6.6mm | 135.72g
- 01 May 1998
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
- Belmont, CA, United States
Table of contents
1. INTRODUCTION. Langston Hughes' Twentieth Century. About the Author: Langston Hughes. 2. LITERATURE. A Selection of Poems by Langston Hughes. The Negro Speaks of Rivers. The Weary Blues. I, Too. Let America Be America Again. Ballad of a Landlord. Theme for English B. Dream Boogie. Harlem. Birmingham Sunday. Discussion Questions. Research Topics. 3. SECONDARY SOURCES. Langston Hughes - The Negro Artist and the Racial Mountain. Langston Hughes - To Negro Writers. Langston Hughes - My Adventures as a Social Poet. Langston Hughes - Langston Hughes Speaks. Langston Hughes - Swinging High. Arnold Rampersad - The Origins of Poetry in Langston Hughes. Steven Tracy - Midnight Ruffles of Cat-Gut Lace. Karen Jackson Ford - Do Right to Write Right: Langston Hughes' Aesthetics of Simplicity. Herman Beavers - Dead Rocks and Sleeping Men: Aurality in the Aesthetic of Langston Hughes. George Hutchinson - Langston Hughes and the "Other" Whitman. 4. SAMPLE STUDENT RESEARCH PAPER. Grace R. Alston - Challenging the Father/Challenging the Self: Langston Hughes' s. The Negro Speaks of Rivers. 5. BIBLIOGRAPHY. Works by Langston Hughes. General Criticism. Criticism of Hughes' s Poetry. General African-American Literary and Cultural History. African-American Poetry Anthologies. Audio-Visual Resources. Internet Resources. 6. APPENDIX: DOCUMENTING SOURCES.