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Land Without Laughter

by Ahmad Kamal

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Published by iUniverse .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7544787M
ISBN 100595010059
ISBN 109780595010059

Not Without Laughter by Langston Hughes is a novel about blackness. He wrote it at a time when African American culture had acquired cachet in white American society. By , jazz as an art form. Nothing But Love. There ain't no room in this world fo' nothing' but love, Sandy chile. That's all they's room fo' -- nothin' but love." In the above passage, Aunt Hager Williams gives her thoughts on the slavery she experienced in her youth to her young grandson, Sandy (James) Williams in the climactic chapter of Langston Hughes's remarkable coming-of age novel "Not Without Laughter" ( 5/5(1).

A leading figure of the Harlem Renaissance, poet Hughes wrote only one novel -- but it is an incredibly powerful and moving work. This s coming-of-age tale, which unfolds amid an African-American family in rural Kansas, explores the dilemmas of life in a racially divided society/5(10). Not Without Laughter - Chapters , Storm, Conversation, Jimboy's Letter Summary & Analysis Langston Hughes This Study Guide consists of approximately 26 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Not Without Laughter.

Not Without Laughter - Ebook written by Langston Hughes. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Not Without Laughter. Not Without Laughter (Book): Hughes, Langston: 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 s Kansas, following young Sandy .


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In the veins of the men of Tataristan courses the blood of Mongol, Hun, 3/5(1). Get this from a library. Land without laughter. [Aḥmad Kamāl] -- The story of Ahmad Kamal. A Muslim of Tartar stock, he was born in America, his great-grandfather had fought against Russians in Central Asia, now, more than a century later, he returns to renew the.

First Edition. Publisher's cloth without dust jacket, portions of jacket's flaps neatly pasted to front endpapers. Binding with some toning to spine; foxing spots to rear board and top edges of boards; slight spine roll. About ten leaves Land Without Laughter book cornertip crease lines; this may have been from a production issue.

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 s Kansas, following young Sandy Rogers as he comes of age/5(16).

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 s Kansas, following young Sandy Rogers as he comes of ed on: Ma Sandy’s mot 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/5().

This is the first Langston Hughes novel I've read and for a hero of mine, poetically, he didn't disappoint with prose. Land Without Laughter book WITHOUT LAUGHTER is a coming of age novel about a boy named Sandy and the colorful cast of characters that surround him while he grows into a young man/5().

About Not Without Laughter. Our greatest African American poet’s award-winning first novel, about a black boy’s coming-of-age in a largely white Kansas town When first published inNot Without Laughter established Langston Hughes as not only a brilliant poet and leading light of the Harlem Renaissance but also a gifted telling the story of Sandy Rogers, a young African.

In what context is the phrase "not without laughter" used. () Chapter "The Doors of Life" To what does this title refer. (book on the perils of sex) What objections does Sandy (and the author) have to the ways in which young people are forced to learn about sex. (no sex education, ).

Not Without Laughter. by Langston Hughes. Published: Paperback: pages. 0 members reading this now 1 club reading this now 1 member has read this book. No other editions available. Add to Club Selections. Add to Possible Club Selections. Add to My Personal Queue. ADD THIS BOOK. Langston Hughes, know for his poetry, contributed this one beautiful novel to his cannon of writing.

This novel, "Not Without Laughter" is a semi-autobiographical story of a young boy. A shining star of the Harlem Renaissance movement, Langston Hughes is one of modern literature's most revered African-American authors.

Although best known for his poetry, Hughes produced in Not Without Laughter a powerful and pioneering classic stirring coming-of-age tale unfolds in s rural Kansas. A poignant portrait of African-American family life in the early twentieth 4/5(5). Not Without Laughter by Langston Hughes and a great selection of related books, Not Without Laughter by Hughes, First Edition.

You Searched For: Author/Artist etc.: hughes, Title: two middle pages with shadow caused by contemporary newspaper review of the book, in Good dustjacket, some splitting along rear spine edge, front spine edge.

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 is a moving portrait of African-American family life in s Kansas, following young Sandy Rogers as he comes of age/5(6).

Not Without Laughter - ChaptersWhite Folks, Dance, Carnival Summary & Analysis Langston Hughes This Study Guide consists of approximately 26 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Not Without Laughter.

A classic of African-American literature, it is the poignant story of a young black boy’s awakening to the sad and the beautiful realities of black life in a small Kansas town. Published in“Not Without Laughter” is a pioneering work of fiction, and has been in print ever since.

Traveller Ahmad Kamal writes an account in Land without Laughter, which describes his trip to Xinjiang during the Kumul Rebellion. In the streets of the bazar of Urumqi Uyghur women did not veil unlike southern Xinjiang's Muslim bazars where women veiled in public. Nomadic women did not wear the face veil and neither did peasant women.

Not Without Laughter is a novel written by Langston Hughes and published in COVID Update. Biblio is open and shipping orders.

This book first appeared in and was Langston's first novel. It illumined through his various characters how the ability to laugh can provide the strength to overcome ignorance and. A fascinating chronicle of a family's joys and hardships, Not Without Laughter is a vivid exploration of growing up and growing strong in a racially divided society.

A rich and important work, it masterfully echoes the black American experience/5(46). Find books like Not Without Laughter from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Not Without Laughter also liked: Black No. Not without laughter by Hughes, Langston, Publication date Topics African American boys, City and town life Publisher New York: Scribner Paperback Fiction Collection Internet Archive Books.

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This page guide for “Not Without Laughter” by Langston Hughes includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 30 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis.