Langston Hughes
Scottsboro Limited
and Christ in Alabama

Editor's Note:  the following items are referenced in the essay
Anti-Lynching Poems in the 1930s by Jon Woodson


Langston Hughes, "Christ in Alabama," Contempo, 1931

Scottsboro Limited Cover
University of Virginia

Scottsboro Limited title page
University of Virginia

The four images below are from:
Resources from the Chicago Historical Society

The Scottsboro Boys:


The Negro mother and other dramatic recitations, 1931

from the Smithsonian Archives of American Art