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Gary younge remembers langston hughes renaissance man of the south given the huge array of talent that emerged from the harlem renaissance. American poet, novelist and playwright langston hughes was a primary contributor to the harlem renaissance learn more at biographycom. Images from shutterstockcom biography langston hughes was born on february 1st 1902, in joplin, missouri he published his first poem in 1921 he attended columbia. Hughes' life and work were enormously influential during the harlem renaissance new york city landmark status was given to the harlem home of langston hughes.
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