Oral history interview with Raoul Abdul, 1975

 

Name
Abdul, Raoul (Interviewee)
Lashley, Clifford (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Raoul Abdul, 1975
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Raoul Abdul, 1975
Abstract
Musical background; journalistic work in Cleveland; work as Langston Hughes' secretary, Harlem, 1957-1967; Hughes' working methods, his attitudes toward black culture and artistic projects; work in the theater; Hughes' death
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Journalists; Secretaries; American literature--African American authors; African Americans--Social conditions; Abdul, Raoul; Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1975
Physical Description
65 pages
Note (Biographical)
Journalist, secretary to Langston Hughes
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010
Interviewed by Clifford Lashley
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7293692
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-e7x2-yc31
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.