1. How does Hughes use the raw materials of poetry (words and their sounds) to convey a certain feeling to the reader?
2. How is Hughes’ perception of himself reflected in this poem
3. Readers and critics alike have been interested in Hughes’ style and his deviation from traditional forms i.e. rhyme, rhythm, pattern — How does this set him apart as a poet?
Use the poem “March Moon” by Langston Hughes to highlight all of these ideas