• Hughes, Langston

    Hughes, Langston

    Langston Hughes (1902-1967) was an American poet who also wrote fiction, drama, short stories and essays. He traveled widely, his work influenced by blues and jazz, and was particularly influential during the 1920s Harlem Renaissance. He was a prolific author, publishing many works during his lifetime.


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