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Harlem Renaissance Poems - Poems about Harlem Renaissance

Harlem Renaissance Poems - Examples of all types of poems about harlem renaissance to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for harlem renaissance.

Premium Member Langston Hughes
...poet, Langston Hughes. Dropped "John Mercer" from name; paid his dues... As one of the leading voices in the Harlem Renaissance. Poem, "Dream Deferred," deemed his piece de resistance. Date posted: 07/28/2021......Read More
Categories: harlem renaissance, art, celebrity, people, poetry,
Form: Clerihew

Premium Member If We Must Die
...If We Must Die: (Dedicated to the Memory of Claude McKay, Harlem Renaissance Poet and Jamaican Born) If we must die: Let it not result from, being unable to serve the cause ......Read More
Categories: harlem renaissance, courage, devotion, faith, god,
Form: Pastoral
...Accents blending in the air. Southern drawl slowly mixing with Caribbean beats,, Until the energy of the Harlem Renaissance tops it all off. "We don't like you." Says the wind to the teenage girl. "You have to much mixture,......Read More
Categories: harlem renaissance, bullying, celebration, courage, growth,
Form: Free verse
Old Skool Love that’s a mystery and a craving to many. The love that was groomed under the stars and bloomed during the Harlem renaissance. A deeper and more tangible connection than video chat on the internet. A strong bond that b......Read More
Categories: harlem renaissance, love, nostalgia, spoken word,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Langston Hughes
...Written from black hands, Innovative jazz poems: Harlem renaissance.......Read More
Categories: harlem renaissance, black african american, history
Form: Senryu

To The Beat of Jazz Poetry
...ul thing Was so often put to the test It began to dawn coming on strong Within the birth of a thing Called the Harlem Renaissance That jazz, that poetic-jazz, of intense birth Possessing syncopated rhythms And chronic expre......Read More
Categories: harlem renaissance, art, black african american,
Form: Free verse