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African Americans began freely writing. They wrote poems, short stories, novels and plays.
There was a rise in the number of African American musicians. It was easier for African Americans to publicly perform with the White population.
Street art was being created by African Americans during this time. The Harlem Renaissance helped with the idea of acceptance of African Americans.
Who was langston hughes?
This poem represents the African American community. It has many examples of personification and imagery. He says that his soul runs as deep as the rivers, that means that he has a deeper perception of the ideals of the American Dream and life.
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