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English poet (born in 1930)

United States writer (1902-1967)

United States industrialist who was an aviator and a film producer

United States jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1862-1948)

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Regarding Hughes as "the most prominent African American poet of the twentieth century" (xiii), Leach makes excellent use of previous biographical studies of Hughes by Arnold Rampersad and Faith Berry as well as a broad range of literary responses to Hughes's poetry from early reviewers to contemporary critics.
A little over a week ago I was worried about school and getting ready for the SATs, and now I'm here,'' Hughes said.
Waiting in the wings, the eminent and occasionally controversial art critic of Time magazine, Robert Hughes.
But when Hughes turned on the news that day, he knew his return home would be delayed.
Remember Me to Harlem: The Letters of Langston Hughes and Carl Van Vechten, 1925-1964 edited by Emily Bernard Alfred A.
An uncensored Holly Hughes rails against censorship
Catherine Liggins Hughes breathed a deep sigh of relief.
Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES) (NASDAQ: HUGH) and NMS Communications (NASDAQ: NMSS) today announced the successful completion of interoperability testing between the Hughes HX family of IP satellite broadband modems and NMS' AccessGate([TM]) Radio Access Network (RAN) backhaul optimization offerings.
Charles Hughes, who also figured in the demotion disclosed Monday of the California State Prison-Los Angeles County warden, confirmed the termination and said he will appeal it to the State Personnel Board.
De Santis edited the collection of essays, Langston Hughes and the Chicago Defender (1995).
Simple's Uncle Sam by Langston Hughes Hill & Wang, May 2000, $13.
She picks apart every detail of the experience, including the size of the stairs leading up to the grand edifice (too large: designed specifically to inconvenience Holly Hughes); court protocol (they don't allow Holly Hughes to talk, take notes, or read a book during the proceedings); and judicial pomp and ceremony (the justices wear robes and sit up high, further alienating Holly Hughes).
chaired by popular radio talk show host Cathy Hughes, paid $34 million for WKYS-FM, a 50,000-watt, urban contemporary station.
A polymath dropout conversant with history, contemporary politics, literature, and pop culture, as well as with the plastic arts, Hughes moves easily and with authority from Madonna to Havel, from the 1992 Republican convention to the Visigoths' role in preserving Western civilization.
PEMBROKE, Bermuda -- Intelsat, Telespazio and Hughes Network Systems Europe (Hughes Europe) today announced they are cooperating in the launch of a new satellite broadband service platform to provide high-quality broadband IP connectivity, primarily serving Italian corporations with locations in Eastern Europe.