Research Programs: Fellowships for University Teachers

Period of Performance

9/1/1973 - 8/31/1974

Funding Totals

$18,000.00 (approved)
$18,000.00 (awarded)

Authorized Biography of Langston Hughes

FAIN: FA-10738-73

Arna W. Bontemps
Fisk University (Nashville, TN 37208-3051)

To write the biography of Langston Hughes, Black American novelist, playwright and essayist. P.I. has been co-author of several works with Mr. Hughes and was delegated in Mr. Hughes' will to write the authorized biography.