My Mother, Carolyn, Holding Me, Langston Hughes Digital History ID 2794|
Credit: Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Media type: photograph
Annotation: American poets of the 1920s, such as Hart Crane, E. E. Cummings, Countee Cullen, Langston Hughes, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and Wallace Stevens, experimented with new styles of punctuation, rhyme, and form. Langston Hughes was a prominent figure during the Harlem Renaissance.
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