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Langston Hughes

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: New York : Blooms Literary Criticism, ©2008.
Series: Bloom's modern critical views.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Langston Hughes, New Edition, features compelling critical essays that offer a well-rounded portrait of this great American writer.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Langston Hughes.
New York : Blooms Literary Criticism, ©2008
(OCoLC)681759230
Named Person: Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 0791096122 9780791096123
OCLC Number: 176648960
Description: vii, 247 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Editor's note --
Introduction / Harold Bloom --
Langston Hughes's Fine clothes to the Jew / Arnold Rampersad --
Intracaste prejudice in Langston Hughes's Mulatto / Germain J. Bienvenu --
Rejuvenation through joy : Langston Hughes, primitivism, and jazz / David Chinitz --
From protest to soul fest : Langston Hughes' gospel plays / Joseph McLaren --
Patronage and the writing of Langston Hughes's Not without laughter : a paradoxical case / H. Nigel Thomas --
Jazzing it up : the be-bop modernism of Langston Hughes / Robert O'Brien Hokanson --
Jazz, realism, and the modernist lyric : the poetry of Langston Hughes / Anita Patterson --
The dream keeper : Langston Hughes's poetry, fiction, and non-biographical books for children and young adults / Steven Tracy --
Roots, routes, and Langston Hughes's hybrid sense of place / William Hogan --
Advanced, repressed, and popular : Langston Hughes during the Cold War / Jonathan Scott --
Chronology --
Contributors --
Bibliography --
Acknowledgements --
Index.
Series Title: Bloom's modern critical views.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
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Poet, playwright, novelist, and public figure, Langston Hughes is regarded as a cultural hero who made his mark during the Harlem Renaissance. A prolific author, Hughes focused his writing on  Read more...

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