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The speaker's attitude toward his subject and the reader is the tone of the tone of langston hughes’ poem “as i grew older particular words and writing style. Hughes uses an irregular meter in the lines of harlem that is, he stresses different syllables in each line and varies the length of each line together, the varied line lengths and meter create a sense of jagged, nervous energy that reinforces the poem's themes of increasing frustration. Langston hughes: poems study guide contains a biography of langston hughes, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and. African americans of hughes' era might have had a difficult time relating to literary works given the inequalities in the education system therefore in langston hughes' poem “dream variations,” his writing style is based on the format of american blues music. Born in 1902 in joplin, missouri, langston hughes another important family figure was john mercer langston, a brother of hughes's for hughes, writing.
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Essays and criticism on langston hughes - critical essays. (james) langston hughes began writing in high school, and even at this early age was developing the voice that made him famous hughes was born in joplin, missouri. “‘langston hughes: black genius- a critical evaluation’ the literary experiments of langston hughes” william morrow & company, inc (1971): 171-182 emanuel’s essay is a piece that describes the nature of the unheard of style of langston hughes.
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