Langston Hughes Reading his Poems [National Poetry Month]

April 10, 2012


Langston Hughes Reading his PoemsIn our continuing National Poetry Month series of poets reading their poetry,
here’s Langston Hughes reading two poems:

These recordings can be found on:

The Voice of Langston Hughes.

Audio CD: Smithsonian, 1995.
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The Weary Blues:

“…And that is what poetry may do,
Wrap up your up your dreams, protect and preserve them and hold them,
Until maybe they come true. …”