THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF 

THE LANGSTON HUGHES SOCIETY

Since 1981

The Langston Hughes Society (LHS)

Named in honor of the first African American to make his living solely by his pen, the Langston Hughes Society is a national association of scholars, teachers, creative and performing artists, students, and lay persons who seek to increase awareness and appreciation of Langston Hughes (1 Feb. 1902–22 May 1967) by promoting scholarship and creative achievement.​ In honor of his legacy and his commitment to encouraging young writers, the Langston Hughes Society remains dedicated to supporting writers today.
 

The Langston Hughes Review (ISSN: 0737-0555), founded in 1982, is the official publication

of the Langston Hughes Society. Under the editorship of Dr. Tony Bolden, the LHR returned to print in 2019.

LANGSTON HUGHES SOCIETY OFFICERS

DR. christopher allen varlack
LHS President​

Arcadia University

lhsociety.president@gmail.com
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Dr. sharon lynette jones

LHS Treasurer​
Wright State University
lhsociety.treasurer@gmail.com

Dr. RICHARD HANCUFF

LHS Secretary

Misericordia University

lhsociety.secretary@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. ANTHONY WASHINGTON

LHS Social Media Coordinator

The Washington School for Talent Development & Creativity

lhsociety.mediacoordinator@gmail.com

COPYRIGHT INFORMATION
 
The Langston Hughes Society advises that you contact copyright database sites and that you also contact Harold Ober Associates, Inc.  for copyright information relevant to literary works produced by Langston Hughes. The website address for Harold Ober Associates, Inc., acquired by Folio Literary Management, is https://www.foliolit.com/harold-ober-associates.
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