Friday, July 4, 2008

Poetry Friday: I, Too, Sing America

I, Too, Sing America by Langston Hughes

(Listen to Hughes read the poem)

They'll see how beautiful I am
And be ashamed --

I, too, am America.

Complete text at

Roundup at In Search of Giants.


Cloudscome said...

Love this one! Thanks for posting it today.

Doret said...

Thanks for the links. I've never heard Langston Hughes voice before. I like the other one since it will make people google Langston Hughes but do you know why it was made?