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grupaok: “ grupaok: “ Glenn Ligon, Give us a Poem (Palindrome #2), 2007 “Glenn Ligon made this neon piece […] in 2007, and I saw it a little while back on the wall of the Studio Museum in Harlem, where it’s part of the permanent collection. The work...

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This compelling sculpture, titled 'Lift Every Voice and Sing,' was designed by Harlem Renaissance artist Augusta Savage for the 1939 World's Fair. It stood 16 feet tall. A temporary installation, it was unfortunately destroyed after the close of the fair.

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Here in Harlem: Poems in Many Voices (Bank Street College of Education Claudia Lewis Award (Awards))

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Dream Deferred by Langston Hughes We see this happening every day in America and it is everyone's job to stop it.

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The Stockton Postcolonial Studies Project | Interpreting the Dream: Connecting Hughes, Hansberry, and Lim

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From The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes, published by Knopf and Vintage Books. Copyright © 1994 by the Estate of Langston Hughes. - See more at: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/15615#sthash.2kRjfFZU.dpuf

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Here in Harlem: Poems in Many Voices by Walter Dean Myers http://www.amazon.com/dp/0823422127/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_9iJEub0K9DXC7