ENGL 248 African American Literature (Rosemond)


Author Langston Hughes [far left] with [left to right:] Charles S. Johnson; E. Franklin Frazier; Rudolph Fisher and Hubert T. Delaney, on the roof of 580 St. Nicholas Avenue, Harlem, on the occasion of a party in Hughes' honor, 1924. Photograph. NY Public Library Digital Gallery. Accessed 17 March 2015.

English 248: African American Literature

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