Isabelle McEachern

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Catch by Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes, “Catch” from <i>Collected Poems.</i> Copyright © 1994 by The Estate of Langston Hughes. Reprinted with the permission of Harold Ober …

Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes was first recognized as an important literary figure during the 1920s, a period known as the "Harlem Renaissance" because of the …

Langston Hughes Timeline

Langston Hughes Timeline ( 1902 - 1967 )<br>The History Timeline of the famous American poet<br>Famous as an author during the Harlem Renaissance<br>His …

Zora Neale Hurston

A Literary Biography<p>Awards and Recognition:<p>Winner of the Society of Midland Authors Award in Biography. Winner of the Rembert W. Patrick Memorial …

Zora Neale Hurston

January 7, 1891<p>Born in Notasulga, Alabama, the fifth of eight children, to John Hurston, a carpenter and Baptist preacher, and Lucy Potts Hurston, a …

8 African Countries Whose Independence Is a Direct Result of the Teachings of Marcus Garvey

<b>Zimbabwe</b><p>Zimbabwe, formerly known as Rhodesia, is one of the greatest examples of a country being impacted by Garveyism. According to an article …

Africa

A Hundred Years of Marcus Garvey

For me and many others, Marcus Garvey qualifies as the greatest Black man of the past hundred years. Of course, there are many, many others. There is …

An Obama pardon for Jamaica-born civil rights leader Marcus Garvey?

As President Barack Obama uses his final days in office to issue a stream of commutations and pardons, there is still one presidential pardon that …

Keeping the Legacy of Marcus Garvey Alive: The Papers, the Film

The John Hope Franklin Research Center at Duke University has acquired the Robert A. Hill’s Collection of the Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro …

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong<br>A man full of kindness and laughter, Louis Armstrong was a famous jazz artist in the Harlem Renaissance era. Known for always putting …

Louis Armstrong What A Wonderful World

Excerpt: 'Pops'

<b>Hear Terry Teachout's Favorite Five Louis Armstrong Records</b><p><i>Jazz icon Louis Armstrong didn't just leave behind a treasure trove of musical recordings; he also documented hundreds of his private conversations on tape. Those recordings served as the basis for Terry Teachout's new biography of the</i> …

New Orleans

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong was a trumpeter, bandleader, singer, soloist, film star and comedian. Considered one of the most influential artists in jazz history, …

Music Charts