Items tagged "1933": 3

Playbills from Moscow Brought Back by Hughes in 1933

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Langston Hughes returned from a trip to Russia, China, and Japan in 1933 having attended many performances – including the Moscow Theatre Festival.

Chronological Summary of San Joaquin Valley Cotton Pickers Strike

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Langston Hughes and Ella Winter compiled a chronology of the 1933 cotton pickers strike in the San Joaquin Valley, using article clippings from newspapers.

Farm Owners in Order of Appearance

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Langston Hughes wrestled with the individual pathologies of his characters, including the farm owners.