Langston Hughes Research Paper

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Langston Hughes grew up in Kansas. When he was at school he and fellow black students had to sit and the back of the classroom. He felt mistreated, Langston Hughes is a despicable man. Langston Hughes portrays men and women In the texts by describing them as if they were men or women, or family members. The Women take on the teaching role, while the men are being taught.
Langston Hughes portrayed the women in “Thank You Ma’am” and Mother to Son as a teacher. The women in Langston Hughes life were very motivational. Hughes most inspiring person was his grandmother. Hughes’s looked up to his grandmother resistance to slavery and, as a youth,committed himself to opposing the oppressive jim crowism that had become part of everyday life in kansas.