– Langston Hughes’ personal archive is at Yale University’s Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
– Read Montage of a Dream Deferred in collections of Langston Hughes’ poetry. Select passages are also available online.
– Learn more about Hughes’ life in this special episode of “Meet the Past” on PBS or by checking out Laurie Leach’s biography.
– Google commemorated Hughes’ birthday with a Doodle in 2015.
– If you happen to be in Indianapolis, check out the Center for Ray Bradbury Studies at Indiana University.
– Read Herman Melville’s Moby Dick for free through Project Gutenberg.
– Moby Dick was not the only Bradbury manuscript rejected by Knopf. Check out these other rejection letters at the Harry Ransom Center!
– Read Becoming Ray Bradbury by Jonathan R. Eller.
– See Don Gongdon’s obituary in The New York Times.