About This Chapter
1. Theme for English B: Summary & Analysis
~'Theme for English B~' is a famous poem written by Langston Hughes in 1951. In the poem, the author is attempting to discern what his life is like as a young, African-American male growing up during this time.
2. Theme for English B: Theme of Poem & Tone
To understand a poem, we need to look closely at the tools used by the poet to create meaning and mood. Let's take a look at the poem 'Theme for English B' by Langston Hughes to determine the poem's theme and tone.
3. Theme for English B: Poetic Devices & Symbolism
In this lesson, learn about some of the prominent poetic devices that Langston Hughes uses in ''Theme for English B.'' You will also explore some of the major symbols from Hughes' powerful and influential poem.
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