Free Audio: The Dream Keeper and Other Poems of Langston Hughes (Read by Langston Hughes)

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From Smith­son­ian Folk­ways comes the 1955 album, The Dream Keep­er and Oth­er Poems of Langston Hugh­es. The col­lec­tion fea­tures 10 tracks of Langston Hugh­es, the great Harlem Renais­sance poet, read­ing his poems, start­ing with “The Dream Keep­er.” And it’s all avail­able on Spo­ti­fy for free. If you need Spo­ti­fy’s soft­ware, down­load it here. The col­lec­tion can also be pur­chased in CD for­mat here.

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