"To Negro Writers" [1935] - - by Langston Hughes

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This resource, from the University of Illinois' Modern Poetry Web site, provides an online text of Langston Hughes' 1935 essay titled "On Negro Writers." In this essay, Hughes encourages African-American writers to expose racism in its many different guises.

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    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Literary Analysis, History-Social Science, United States History, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts

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