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Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Subject of:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 in. (27.9 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
poems
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1967
Description:
Poem printed in black ink on light-blue paper titled Backlash Blues by Langston Hughes. Surrounding the text on the page is a narrow black border. Under the poem is the copyright and publisher address. The poem was published by Broadside press as Broadside No. 13.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.124.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1967 by Langston Hughes
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd556f25c37-3fc7-46e4-986d-f4d35a4c5f2f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.124.2