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Langston Hughes reads his poem.
Video of a performance of Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz, a multi-media interpretation of Hughes's twelve-part epic poem. Very cool.
Hughes reads his poem and shares his thoughts about it.
Denzel Washington recites "I, Too" in the film The Great Debaters.
An interpretation of Hughes's poem, set to music.
Actor Danny Glover reads the poem "Harlem."
Child star Bobby Breen sings in the 1939 film Way Down South, co-written by Hughes. Watch and wonder: what the heck is a little white boy doing singing a spiritual to an audience of ex-slaves?