My People StoryWalk®

Parklands-Turner Library

My People StoryWalk®

The night is beautiful, so the faces of my people.

These beautiful words are echoed in Hughes's eloquent tribute to his people has been cherished for generations. Now, acclaimed photographer Charles R. Smith Jr. interprets this beloved poem in vivid sepia photographs that capture the glory, the beauty, and the soul of being a black American today. 

Enjoy the My People by Langston Hughes StoryWalk® starting February 16th - 28th. 

StoryWalk® is an innovative and delightful way for families to enjoy reading and the outdoors at the same time. The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. Storywalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson.