Who is Zora Neale Hurston? What did she do that was so special? Where and when was she born and where did she make her transition? Out of allher work and what she has done what stands out about her to you?
Who is Langston Hughes? What made him so special? Out of all his work and his life what makes him stand out to you?
Who is Claude Mckay? When was “IF WE MUST DIE” written? and Why was it written?
What does the Langstone Hughes Poem Harlem mean to you?
Homework: Who is Donald Goiines? Who Is Robert Beck? Who is El-Hajj-Malik Shabazz? What characterized The Black Arts Movement? What does Blaxploitation mean? Look up any poem or song by Gil Scott Heron, Nikki Giovanni, Sonya Sanchez, Huey Newton, Muhammad Ali, Marvin Gaye, James Brown, Kathleen Cleaver, Elaine Brown, Angela Davis or the Last Poets and tell me about the poem and it’s author. What does the poem mean to you and how did the poem reflect some aspect of what is going on in society at the time it was written