Filter by

Writings of Hughes and Hurston

Clips

Sorted by Most Popular
Showing 1 - of 11
  • Political Economic and Cultural Influences of the Harlem Renaissance

    Political, Economic and Cultural Influences of the Harlem Renaissance

    Howard Dodson explains the various influences on Harlem during this time.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 2 minutes
    • 1,686 views
  • The Harlem Renaissance

    The Harlem Renaissance

    Howard Dodson talks about the importance of the Harlem Renaissance.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 2 minutes
    • 1,002 views
  • User Clip Langston Hughes reading One Way Ticket

    User Clip: Langston Hughes reading One Way Ticket

    Hughes reading his poem, One Way Ticket. This poem concerns itself with the Great Migration of African-Americans from the South in the early 20th century.

    • 1 minute
    • 331 views
  • Langston Hughes

    Langston Hughes

    Howard Dodson gives a brief biography of the poet.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 1 minute
    • 256 views
  • User Clip Writers  Artists of the Harlem Renaissance

    User Clip: Writers & Artists of the Harlem Renaissance

    The number of writers and artists involved in the Harlem Renaissance

    • 1 minute
    • 210 views
  •  Zora Neale Hurston Anthropological Study

    Zora Neale Hurston Anthropological Study

    Cheryl Wall and Lucy Anne Hurston discuss Zora Neale Hurston's study of African American cultures.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 2 minutes
    • 178 views
  •  Langston Hughes The Negro Speaks of Rivers

    Langston Hughes: The Negro Speaks of Rivers

    Howard Dodson explains the meaning of this poem followed by Langston Hughes sharing his thoughts before he wrote it. He also reads the poem.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 3 minutes
    • 147 views
  • The Great Migration

    The Great Migration

    Arnold Rampersad explains the migration of people from the South to the North. Langston Hughes reads his poem, "One Way Ticket" which reflects this time in history.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 3 minutes
    • 167 views
  • User Clip Zora Neale Hurston

    User Clip: Zora Neale Hurston

    Background of Zora Neale Hurston

    • 1 minute
    • 45 views
  • User Clip Harlem Renaissance

    User Clip: Harlem Renaissance

    Hughes and Hurston

    • 2 minutes
    • 44 views
  • Zora Neale Hurston

    Zora Neale Hurston

    Cheryl Wall provides brief background information on the life of Zora Neale Hurston.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 2 minutes
    • 22 views