Not Without Laughter

Not Without Laughter

Paperback - 1995
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Although best known as a poet and pioneer of the Harlem Renaissance movement, Langston Hughes proves himself one of modern literature's most revered and versatile African-American authors with Not Without Laughter, a powerful classic novel.

This is a moving portrait of African-American family life in 1930s Kansas, following young Sandy Rogers as he comes of age. Sandy's mother, Annjee, works as a housekeeper for a rich white family, while his father, traverses the country in search of work.

Not Without Laughter is a moving examination of growing up in a racially divided society. A rich and important work, Hughes deftly echoes the black American experience with this novel.
Publisher: New York : Scribner Paperback Fiction, 1995.
Edition: 1st Scribner paperback fiction ed.
ISBN: 9780020209850
0020209851
Characteristics: 299 p. ; 21 cm.

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