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Harlem Renaissance / Nathan Irvin Huggins ; with a new foreword by Arnold Rampersad.

By: Huggins, Nathan Irvin, 1927-1989Material type: TextTextPublication details: New York : Oxford University Press, 2007. Edition: Updated edDescription: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 343 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780199838943; 0199838941Subject(s): Harlem Renaissance | African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century | African American arts -- 20th century | African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Intellectual life -- 20th century | African American arts -- New York (State) -- New York -- 20th century | Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century | New York (N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century | American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Social Classes | African American arts | African Americans -- Intellectual life | American literature -- African American authors | Harlem Renaissance | Intellectual life | New York (State) -- New York | New York (State) -- New York -- Harlem | Harlem renaissance | Harlem renaissance | 1900-1999Genre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books. | Criticism, interpretation, etc. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Harlem Renaissance.DDC classification: 305.5/520899607307471 LOC classification: E185.6 | .H858 2007ebOnline resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1. Harlem: Capital of the Black World; 2. The New Negro; 3. Heart of Darkness; 4. Art: The Black Identity; 5. Art: The Ethnic Province; 6. White / Black Faces-Black Masks; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Summary: A finalist for the 1972 National Book Award, hailed by The New York Times Book Review as ""brilliant"" and ""provocative,"" Nathan Huggins' Harlem Renaissance was a milestone in the study of African-American life and culture. Now this classic history is being reissued, with a new foreword by acclaimed biographer Arnold Rampersad. As Rampersad notes, ""Harlem Renaissance remains an indispensable guide to the facts and features, the puzzles and mysteries, of one of the most provocative episodes in African-American and American history."" Indeed, Huggins offers a brilliant account of the creative.
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Cover; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1. Harlem: Capital of the Black World; 2. The New Negro; 3. Heart of Darkness; 4. Art: The Black Identity; 5. Art: The Ethnic Province; 6. White / Black Faces-Black Masks; Epilogue; Notes; Index

A finalist for the 1972 National Book Award, hailed by The New York Times Book Review as ""brilliant"" and ""provocative,"" Nathan Huggins' Harlem Renaissance was a milestone in the study of African-American life and culture. Now this classic history is being reissued, with a new foreword by acclaimed biographer Arnold Rampersad. As Rampersad notes, ""Harlem Renaissance remains an indispensable guide to the facts and features, the puzzles and mysteries, of one of the most provocative episodes in African-American and American history."" Indeed, Huggins offers a brilliant account of the creative.

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