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

Davidas, Lionel
July 2001
Dialectical Anthropology;2001, Vol. 26 Issue 3/4, p267
Academic Journal
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.


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