TITLE

'I, Too, Sing America': Jazz and Blues Techniques and Effects in Some of Langston Hughes's Selected Poems

AUTHOR(S)
Davidas, Lionel
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Dialectical Anthropology;2001, Vol. 26 Issue 3/4, p267
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the influence of jazz and blues techniques on oral poetry in reference to Langston Hughes' collection of poems. Characteristics of Hughes' poetry; Similarity between blues music and blues poetry of Hughes; Interest of Hughes in songs; Title of some of Hughes' poems.
ACCESSION #
9621537

 

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