Author:Langston Hughes

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Langston Hughes
(1902–1967)
An American poet, novelist, playwright, and newspaper columnist.
Langston Hughes

Works[edit]

Poetry[edit]

  • The Weary Blues, (1926)
  • Fine Clothes to the Jew, (1927)
  • Dear Lovely Death, (1931)
  • The Dream Keeper and Other Poems]], (1932)
  • Scottsboro Limited, (1932)
  • Shakespeare in Harlem, (1942)
  • Freedom's Plow, (1943)
  • Fields of Wonder, (1947)
  • One-Way Ticket, (1949)
  • Montage of a Dream, Deferred (1951)
  • Selected Poems, (1959)
  • Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz, (1961)
  • The Panther and the Lash: Poems of Our Times, (1967)
  • Collected Poems of Langston Hughes, (1994) Edited by Arnold Rampersad and David Roessel

Prose[edit]

  • Not Without Laughter, (1930)
  • The Ways of White Folks, (1934)
  • The Big Sea, (1940)
  • Simple Speaks His Mind, (1950)
  • Laughing to Keep From Crying, (1952)
  • Simple Takes a Wife, (1953)
  • I Wonder as I Wander, (1956)
  • Simple Stakes a Claim, (1957)
  • The Langston Hughes Reader, (1958)
  • Tambourines to Glory, (1958)
  • Something in Common and Other Stories, (1963)
  • Simple's Uncle Sam, (1965)
  • Good Morning, Revolution: Uncollected Social Protest Writings by Langston Hughes, (1973) Edited by Faith Berry.
  • The Arna Bontemps-Langston Hughes Letters, (1980) Edited by Charles Nichols.
  • Remember Me to Harlem: The Letters of Langston Hughes and Carl Van Vechten, 1925-1964, (2001) Edited by Emily Bernard

Drama[edit]

  • Mule Bone, (1930)
  • Little Ham, (1935)
  • Mulatto, (1935)
  • Soul Gone Home, (1937)
  • Don't You Want to Be Free?, (1938)
  • Simply Heavenly, (1957)
  • Black Nativity, (1961)
  • Five Plays by Langston Hughes, (1963) Edited by Webster Smalley.
  • The Political Plays of Langston Hughes, (2000) Introduction by Susan Duffy.
  • Collected Works of Langston Hughes, vol. 5: The Plays to 1942: Mulatto to The Sun Do Move, (2000) Edited by Leslie Catherine Sanders.

Copyright[edit]

  • The Estate of Langston Hughes are active protectors of the intellectual property of his works. They have been gracious enough to allow a few sites to release a few poems by Langston Hughes. These sites are listed below.

External Links[edit]

A preliminary search indicated that this author's works are still protected under copyright law, and cannot be hosted on Wikisource. However, some little-known early works may be in the public domain.