skip to content
Always movin' on : the life of Langston Hughes Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Always movin' on : the life of Langston Hughes

Author: James Haskins
Publisher: Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Throughout his career Langston sought to express, in both his speaking appearances and his literature, the heroism he saw in his people--a strength to endure and to endure without bitterness. This is one reason why his art will always hold a significant place in black Americanliterature. And because of the great sensitivity, humor, beauty, and truth contained in that art, Langston Hughes' work will also always find  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Haskins, James, 1941-2005.
Always movin' on.
Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press, 1993
(OCoLC)623405032
Named Person: Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Haskins
ISBN: 0865433372 9780865433373 0865433380 9780865433380
OCLC Number: 26502519
Notes: Originally published: New York : Watts, 1976.
Cover title: The life of Langston Hughes.
Description: x, 159 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 --
Biography. 2. Afro-American poets --
20th century --
Biography.
Other Titles: Life of Langston Hughes.
Responsibility: by James S. Haskins.

Abstract:

Throughout his career Langston sought to express, in both his speaking appearances and his literature, the heroism he saw in his people--a strength to endure and to endure without bitterness. This is one reason why his art will always hold a significant place in black Americanliterature. And because of the great sensitivity, humor, beauty, and truth contained in that art, Langston Hughes' work will also always find a place in the main body of great American Literature.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26502519> # Always movin' on : the life of Langston Hughes
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "26502519" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Place/trenton_n_j> ; # Trenton, N.J.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#CreativeWork/life_of_langston_hughes> ; # Life of Langston Hughes.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Person/hughes_langston_1902_1967> ; # Langston Hughes
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Topic/poets_american_20th_century> ; # Poets, American--20th century
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/44315795> ; # Langston Hughes
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799304> ; # African American poets
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/818.5209/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1067794> ; # Poets, American
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Topic/african_american_poets> ; # African American poets
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Topic/biografie> ; # Biografie
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/107026829> ; # James Haskins
   schema:datePublished "1993" ;
   schema:description "Throughout his career Langston sought to express, in both his speaking appearances and his literature, the heroism he saw in his people--a strength to endure and to endure without bitterness. This is one reason why his art will always hold a significant place in black Americanliterature. And because of the great sensitivity, humor, beauty, and truth contained in that art, Langston Hughes' work will also always find a place in the main body of great American Literature."@en ;
   schema:description "1. Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 -- Biography. 2. Afro-American poets -- 20th century -- Biography."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/423524172> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biographies"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/623405032> ;
   schema:name "Always movin' on : the life of Langston Hughes"@en ;
   schema:productID "26502519" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26502519#PublicationEvent/trenton_n_j_africa_world_press_1993> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Agent/africa_world_press> ; # Africa World Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780865433380> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780865433373> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/26502519> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Agent/africa_world_press> # Africa World Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Africa World Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#CreativeWork/life_of_langston_hughes> # Life of Langston Hughes.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Life of Langston Hughes." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/423524172#Person/hughes_langston_1902_1967> # Langston Hughes
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1902" ;
   schema:deathDate "1967" ;
   schema:familyName "Hughes" ;
   schema:givenName "Langston" ;
   schema:name "Langston Hughes" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1067794> # Poets, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Poets, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799304> # African American poets
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American poets"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/107026829> # James Haskins
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1941" ;
   schema:deathDate "2005" ;
   schema:familyName "Haskins" ;
   schema:givenName "James" ;
   schema:name "James Haskins" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/44315795> # Langston Hughes
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1902" ;
   schema:deathDate "1967" ;
   schema:familyName "Hughes" ;
   schema:givenName "Langston" ;
   schema:name "Langston Hughes" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780865433373>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0865433372" ;
   schema:isbn "9780865433373" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780865433380>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0865433380" ;
   schema:isbn "9780865433380" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/623405032>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Always movin' on." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26502519> ; # Always movin' on : the life of Langston Hughes
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.