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I am loving the idea of a bird escaping a birdcage, holding a scrap of paper in its beak with the words "Hold fast to dreams"

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from PBS NewsHour Extra

Black History Month resources for the classroom

Langston Hughes, a Harlem Renaissance poet, helped pave the way for African American writers to be heard in the 1900's with his first published book "The Weary Blues" which was published in 1926. This was yet another way that Modernist literature was creating a new atmosphere in American Society.

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"I am so tired of waiting, Aren’t you, For the world to become good And beautiful and kind?" — Langston Hughes, “Tired”

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from Etsy

Langston Hughes Typewriter Poem Life And Death Poetry Harlem Renaissance

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