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Unformatted text preview: Francis 1 James Francis Afras 260 (TTH 8-915) 2-17-2011 Essay #1- Africana Studies 260 Art, no matter what medium it is, has played an important role in any movement or progress that society has ever known. The cultural reform during the renaissance was progressed by the artwork of Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Donatello and Raphael. The United States revolution was moved forward by the writings of Thomas Paine, Ben Franklin, and Thomas Jefferson. The Harlem Renaissance was no different, this movement was progressed by artists of all kinds such as Langston Hughes whos Theme For English B will be discussed in this paper. This paper will analyze Theme for English B, this poem is a vital part of the fight for equal rights because it demonstrates how all humans are similar on a basic level. Poetry is just like any other type of art in the fact that one could interpret the piece in many different ways. Theme for English B is no different however; one interpretation of the poem that many people will agree with is the attempt to construe to the readers that all people are...
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This note was uploaded on 03/04/2012 for the course AFRO 260 taught by Professor Toombs during the Spring '11 term at San Diego State.
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