Song for a Dark Girl
by Langston Hughes
Song for a Dark Girl Resources
Get the basics on the man at Poets.org.
More biographical details, and more poems than you could possibly hope for.
Famous Broadway star Audra McDonald and her killer voice take on a little Hughes. We dare you not to cry. We dare you.
With accompanying images, some of which are a wee bit disturbing.
Hey, here's that stamp we were talking about…
Very young, actually.
If you suddenly feel compelled to own every poem the guy ever wrote (and why wouldn't you?), well, this is your book.
But if you're not up for every poem, you can start here.