The Negro speaks of rivers

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Publisher:
Disney Jump at the Sun Books,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Language:
English
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Langston Hughes has long been acknowledged as the voice, and his poem, The Negro Speaks of Rivers, the song, of the Harlem Renaissance. Although he was only seventeen when he composed it, Hughes already had the insight to capture in words the strength and courage of black people in America. Artist E.B. Lewis acts as interpreter and visionary, using watercolor to pay tribute to Hughes’s timeless poem, a poem that every child deserves to know.
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Lewis, Earl B. Illustrator
ISBN:
9780786818679
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