Famous poems by »

James Mercer Langston Hughes was an American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist. He was one of the earliest innovators of the then-new literary art form called jazz poetry. Hughes is best known as a leader of the Harlem Renaissance. He famously wrote about the period that "the negro was in vogue" which was later paraphrased as "when Harlem was in vogue".

FAVORITE (3 fans)

Famous poems by Langston Hughes 10 total

The dream keeper 250 ViewsRate it:
Dream Boogie 208 ViewsRate it:
For Selma 201 ViewsRate it:
I Continue To Dream 185 ViewsRate it:
I, Too 160 ViewsRate it:
Cycle 159 ViewsRate it:
Trumpet Player 114 ViewsRate it:
Feet o' Jesus 107 ViewsRate it:
Lincoln Monument: Washington 79 ViewsRate it:
Freedom's Plow 23 ViewsRate it:

Share your thoughts on Langston Hughes's poems with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this poet to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Langston Hughes" Poetry.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 21 Oct. 2020. <https://www.poetry.net/poet/Langston+Hughes>.

    Missing a poem of Langston Hughes?

    Know another great poem from Langston Hughes? Don't keep it to yourself!