10 Prepositions on Langston

Professor Elizabeth Alexander delivered the keynote address for the Remembering Langston Hughes: His Art, Life, and Legacy Fifty Years Later conference at Princeton

Alexander, the Wun Tsun Tam Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University is an accomplished poet, essayist, playwright and scholar. She is a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets, a founding member of Cave Canem, and former Chair of the African American Studies Department at Yale University.

In 2009, she became only the fourth poet to read her poetry at an American presidential inauguration.

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