Posts Tagged ‘black history month’

Happy Birthday, Langston Hughes

Today marks the start of Black History Month. But it's also the birthday of poet Langston Hughes! Hughes spent a formative period in the District (there's a restaurant named in his honor), and according to D.C. Writers's Homes, lived at 1749 S St. NW and the 12th Street Y in the 1925 and worked at the [...]