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Harlem renaissance remembered

essays

by Arna Wendell Bontemps

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism,
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century,
    • African Americans in literature,
    • Harlem Renaissance,
    • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited, with a memoir, by Arna Bontemps.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 B63
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 310 p.
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5282534M
      ISBN 100396065171
      LC Control Number72000723

      The Harlem Renaissance Remembered. Edited by Arna Bontemps. (New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, , Pp. , $). During the past five years or so we have been witnessing the resurrection of the Harlem Renaissance of the twenties, an explosive black cultural awakening in social and political expression as well as.   Langston Hughes is widely remembered as a celebrated star of the Harlem Renaissance -- a writer whose bluesy, lyrical poems and novels still have broad appeal. What's less well known about Hughes is that for much of his life he maintained a friendship with Carl Van Vechten, a flamboyant white critic, writer, and photographer whose ardent Cited by:

      Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. During the Harlem Renaissance, which took place roughly from the s to the mid-'30s, many black artists flourished as public interest in their work took of the Renaissance's leading Author: Sara Kettler.

      Harlem Renaissance was an African American movement including, literature, visual art, and music. This movement took place primarily in Harlem, New York in the 20's. This movement was characterized by African American artists and writers exploring and advancing their unique culture. It is due to this large body of work that Harlem is remembered as the ‘Mecca of the African-American’. Harlem, in itself, was a theme of cultural dynamism that evolved throughout. Regarded as the ‘Roaring 20s’ of Harlem, the era ended and so did the African-American inclination toward art and literature.


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