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  • Harlem Renaissance Walking Tour
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    Harlem Renaissance Walking Tour

    As part of the Harlem Book Fair a walking tour took place in the heart of Harlem, with many stops relating to writers associated with the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s and 1930s. People…

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  • Writings of Hughes and Hurston
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    Writings of Hughes and Hurston

    Guests examined the origins and impact of the Harlem Renaissance which lasted from the end of World War I through the middle of the Great Depression. During that time, a group of…

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  • An Evening with Langston Hughes
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    An Evening with Langston Hughes

    At a symposium honoring the life and work of Langston Hughes, Mr. Glover read from several of Hughes' works and talked about his experiences. The event also featured the unveiling of a…

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  • Writers of the Harlem Renaissance
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    Writers of the Harlem Renaissance

    Mrs. Bush and other talked about the writers of the Harlem Renaissance and their influence on American arts and culture. They also talked about the African-American experience in the early…

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  • Langston Hughes and Modern Music
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    Langston Hughes and Modern Music

    In a forum titled “From Blues to Bop to Hip-hop,” presented as part of a symposium on author Langston Hughes, participants talked about the impact of Hughes' literary form and written word…

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  • Remembering Langston
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    Remembering Langston

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  • Langston Hughes Manuscripts
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    Langston Hughes Manuscripts

    Ms. Hodson talked about the works of Langston Hughes, some of the manuscripts housed at the Huntington Library, and how the manuscripts show the progression of his poem “Uncle Tom.”

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