Langston Hughes (American) poet,social activist, novelist, play write and columnist Part of the Harlem Renaissance Movement He portrayed the real lives of blacks in the lower social economic strata. He coined the term "Black Is Beautiful" .
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This is an attractive Power-point presentation which provides a line by line analysis of the poem, "The Negroe Speaks of Rivers" by Langston Hughes. Also included is a discussion of figurative language and theme as well as brief discussion of the historical context and some bio about Hughes.