Writing the Harlem Renaissance

Writing the Harlem Renaissance
Author : Emily Allen Williams
Publisher : Lexington Books
Total Pages : 140
Release : 2017-04-26
ISBN 10 : 9780739196816
ISBN 13 : 0739196812
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


This study examines literary and cultural developments in the community of Harlem during its renaissance period in the 1920s. The contributors analyze the Harlem Renaissance from a number of angles by investigating the works of literary writers, journalists, and sociologists of the period and connect the era to present-day Harlem.

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