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9 edition of Children"s literature of the Harlem Renaissance found in the catalog.

Children"s literature of the Harlem Renaissance

by Katharine Capshaw Smith

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-325) and index.

      StatementKatharine Capshaw Smith.
      SeriesBlacks in the diaspora
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 S62 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 338 p. :
      Number of Pages338
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3680906M
      ISBN 100253344433
      LC Control Number2003025351

      After high school, Hughes traveled in Mexico, Europe, and Africa — sometimes by working on freighters. By he had settled in Harlem, New York, and was an important figure during the Harlem Renaissance. The Harlem Renaissance was an African-American cultural movement that focused on literature, music, theater, art, and politics. - In the s and 30s, the Harlem neighborhood of New York City became the home to a cultural revolution in African-American art, music, literature, philosophy and politics. It was a foundation for the Jazz Age and became the time for the “new black identity" to emerge. Check out our Harlem Renaissance related books and ephemera pins.

      The Harlem Renaissance was a cultural, social, and artistic explosion that took place in Harlem, New York, between and It was considered to be a rebirth of African American arts. Poets, musicians, actors, artists, and intellectuals brought in new ideas and forms of expression that shaped a new black culture and identity. The Harlem Renaissance was an intellectual, social, and artistic explosion centered in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, spanning the the time, it was known as the "New Negro Movement", named after The New Negro, a anthology edited by Alain movement also included the new African-American cultural expressions across the urban areas in the Location: Harlem, United States and influences from .

      The Harlem Renaissance with Langston Hughes Words | 7 Pages. Harlem Renaissance with Langston Hughes The Harlem Renaissance brought about uniqueness amongst African Americans; everything was new. The visual art, the jazz music, fashion and . Writing in the Children’s Library Yearbook, Langston Hughes, premier poet of the Harlem Renaissance and an active children’s writer, protests the dearth of respectful literature for black children: authored by whites, most books, he explains, “have been of the pickaninny variety, poking fun (however innocently) at the little.


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