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date: 25 September 2020

Hughes, Langston (1902–67) African American writer, 

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The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Author(s):
Dinah BirchDinah Birch

born in Joplin, Missouri, who lived in Harlem after 1947. A leading figure in the *Harlem Renaissance, Hughes applied blues and jazz techniques in his poetry from ... ...

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