ERIC Number: ED248537
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Langston Hughes Curriculum Packet: Dig and Be Dug in Return.
Designed in a flexible format for use by college instructors, high school teachers, and community education workers, this curriculum packet serves as an introduction to the life and works of black poet Langston Hughes. The major component of the packet is a critical essay that explores the thematic highlights of Hughes's career. The remaining components are (1) a list of definitions corresponding to terms, events, or persons mentioned in the essay; (2) suggestions for group projects designed for classes in communication, journalism, or social studies; and (3) a list of important dates in black American history and in the career of Langston Hughes. (FL)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Black Culture, Blacks, Class Activities, Creative Writing, Cultural Awareness, Curriculum Development, Higher Education, Journalism Education, Literature Appreciation, Poetry, Poets, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Speech Instruction, Units of Study, Writing Exercises
Oral History Program, Inc., 5006 NE Mallory, Portland, OR 97211.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Hughes (Langston)
Note: Originally written to accompany an oral history program developed by Oral History Program, Inc.; funding provided by the Oregon Committee for the Humanities.