The Great Debaters: Revolution
00:00:00 - 00:02:11
Literature → Poetry → Langston Hughes
Literature → Poetry → Gwendolyn Bennett
History → Renaissance → Harlem Renaissance
Mr. Tolson recites "I, Too" from Langston Hughes and a poem from Gwendolyn Bennett to set the scene for introducing new voices of a revolution in Harlem.
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What is the meaning of "I, Too" by Langston Hughes?
Why were African Americans denied birth certificates at that time?
What is the revolution going on in the North?
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