Study Guide

Theme for English B Allusions

By Langston Hughes

Allusions

Geographical References

  • Winston-Salem, North Carolina (7)
  • Durham, North Carolina (8)
  • Harlem, New York City, New York (9)
  • City College, New York, New York (9)
  • St. Nicholas Park, New York, New York (12)
  • St. Nicholas Ave, New York, New York (12)
  • Eighth Avenue, New York, New York (13)
  • Seventh Avenue, New York, New York (13)
  • YMCA, Harlem Branch, New York, New York (14)

Pop Culture References

  • The YMCA (13)
  • Bessie Smith (24)
  • Bop music (24)
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (24)