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Langston Hughes and the Chicago defender : essays on race, politics, and culture, 1942-62

Author: Langston Hughes; Christopher C De Santis
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of columns written by Langston Hughes between 1942 and 1962 for the "Chicago Defender," offering his views on international race relations, Jim Crow, the South, white supremacy, imperialism and fascism, segregation in the armed forces, the Soviet Union and communism, and African-American art and culture.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Langston Hughes; Christopher C De Santis
ISBN: 0252021053 9780252021053 0252064747 9780252064746
OCLC Number: 31737471
Description: xvi, 261 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The see-saw of race --
Jim Crow's epitaph --
Fair play in Dixie --
Nerve of some white folks --
Braxenness of empire --
Segregation-fatigue --
Are you a communist? --
Beating out the blues --
Here to yonder.
Responsibility: edited by Christopher C. De Santis.

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A collection of columns written by Langston Hughes between 1942 and 1962 for the "Chicago Defender," offering his views on international race relations, Jim Crow, the South, white supremacy, imperialism and fascism, segregation in the armed forces, the Soviet Union and communism, and African-American art and culture.

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