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Analysis and comments on The Negro Mother by Langston Hughes

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Comment 66 of 166, added on November 10th, 2006 at 2:37 PM.

William Styron, whose Holocaust novel Sophie's Choice became a film and an
opera, has died, aged 81...

Jameson Keenan
Comment 65 of 166, added on May 3rd, 2006 at 12:47 AM.

i am touched by this poem,really.touched by the great mother love.i think
all the human beings should remember the history of Negro, and together
hold a better tomorrow

赵一泠 from China
Comment 64 of 166, added on April 18th, 2006 at 9:54 PM.

My daugter had to do a poem collage for her teacher and she had chose this
one. When I read this poem I just fell in love with it, as my child always
say,
"It was Deep!"

Donna from United States
Comment 63 of 166, added on April 17th, 2006 at 10:49 PM.

am a black mother of 6 and have read this poem to each of my children. It
shows the importance of your past and the appreciation of your future. To
know where you come from and where your going. It's been a long road and
journey my dark children but keep on going

Kiyanna
Comment 62 of 166, added on April 9th, 2006 at 3:10 PM.

I am in high school and my stupid teacher asked us to do a research paper
on a poem we like. I chose "The Negro Mother" because it reminds me of the
struggle that African Americans faced, and how there are those mothers out
there that want us to live better lives, so they tell us to press on and
become better people and let nothing nor anyone keep us down.

Annni P. from United States
Comment 61 of 166, added on April 6th, 2006 at 1:28 PM.

The Negro Mother is a very emotional and heart reaching poem. I really
enjoyed performing it 4 my class.

babygurl from United States
Comment 60 of 166, added on March 29th, 2006 at 8:33 AM.

i think this poem and shows the stuff that happens to a black mother.



big t from United States
Comment 59 of 166, added on March 27th, 2006 at 6:24 PM.

this is a very intresting poem and i hope i will success to be a great poet
in my future years

ashley from United States
Comment 58 of 166, added on March 25th, 2006 at 1:22 AM.

I am an african living in the arabian gulf...I dont really relate to the
contents of this poem much,but I see a common problem.I read this poem and
all i could think of was"what about the Arabs being driven out of their own
land???who thinks about them??"
anyway this poem is my favourite ever because i really understand it..i see
it..i feel it.


zainab from United Arab Emirates
Comment 57 of 166, added on March 8th, 2006 at 10:58 PM.

I am not a big fan of poetry but i definately love this poem.I was really
touched by this poem because it talks about how the black race was treated
and is still treated today. Despite the fact that the black race was
treated that way they still periviered and became free men.


African Babe from United States

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Poet: Langston Hughes
Poem: The Negro Mother
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