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Which other poem is the poem,  "I, Too" replaying? a) Whitman's "I Hear america singing b) Dickinson's "I'm Nobody! Who are you" or c0 Thayer's "Casey at Bat"

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Whitman's "I Sing of America" is the poem in which Hughes' work provides a wonderful complement.  In Whitman's work, there is an extolling of the diverse nature of American society.  Its heterogeneity is on display for Whitman and the reader.  Whitman argues that this becomes the fabric for democracy and its endurance.  When Hughes writes his poem, it is more of a response to the difference between the theoretical perspective of diversity and the...

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