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Vintage Hughes - Study Guide Passing Summary & Analysis

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Passing Summary

Those who have escaped Harlem and fulfilled their "bitter dream" miss the Harlem of Hughes' description.

Passing Analysis

This poem is about the double-bind of Harlem's inhabitants who long to escape its impoverished confines but whose "bitter dream" requires they force an assimilation with a culture not their own.

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Vintage Hughes from Nonfiction Classics for Students. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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