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American Literature (2007) 79 (3): 607–609.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Alisha Gaines Duke University Press 2007 Fettered Genius: The African American Bardic Poet from Slavery to Civil Rights . By Keith D. Leonard. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press. 2006. ix, 283 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $19.50. New Voices on the Harlem Renaissance...
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American Literature (2021) 93 (2): 329–332.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Lori Merish lam34@georgetown.edu Measuring the Harlem Renaissance: The U.S. Census, African American Identity, and Literary Form . By Michael Soto . Amherst : Univ. of Massachusetts Press . 2016 . xiii, 200 pp. Cloth, $90.00 ; paper, $24.95 ; e-book available...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 57–81.
Published: 01 March 2008
... and the Harlem Chasar Renaissance: Claude McKay, Sterling Brown, Langston Hughes Dream-singers, Story-tellers, Dancers, Loud laughers in the hands of Fate— My people. —Langston...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renaissance . By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp. $59.95. Book Reviews Godly Letters: The Literature...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (4): 851–852.
Published: 01 December 2008
... © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Announcements Call for Papers: Rudolph Fisher, Luminary of the Harlem Renaissance Callalloo invites submissions for a special issue on the work of Rudolph Fisher. Essays reassessing all of Fisher’s work using contemporary literary...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (2): 431.
Published: 01 June 2000
... in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century England, then shifts to narratives of witchcraft in Renaissance England, and then moves for- ward again to examine witchcraft and captivity narratives in colonial America. The book...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (3): 649–652.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of Minnesota-Morris Deep River: Music and Memory in Harlem Renaissance Thought. By Paul Allen Anderson. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2001. x, 335 pp. Cloth, $59.95; paper, $19.95. At least since Frederick Douglass wrestled in his Narrative with the ‘‘deep meaning of those rude and apparently...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 661–663.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Ethnic Modernisms: Anzia Yezierska, Zora Neale Hurston, Jean Rhys, and the Aes- thetics of Dislocation. By Delia Caparoso Konzett. New York: Palgrave. 2002. xiv, 202 pp. $55.00. Rereading the Harlem Renaissance...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (3): 664–666.
Published: 01 September 2012
... . By Woodson Jon . Columbus : Ohio State Univ. Press . 2011 . xii , 272 pp. $55.95 . The Muse Is Music: Jazz Poetry from the Harlem Renaissance to Spoken Word . By Jones Meta DuEwa . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2011 . xiv , 304 pp. $55.00 . © 2012 by Duke University Press...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 880–882.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Lindsey Andrews Freud Upside Down: African American Literature and Psychoanalytic Culture . By Ahad Badia Sahar . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2010 . xi , 195 pp. $40.00 . Images of Black Modernism: Verbal and Visual Strategies of the Harlem Renaissance . By Thaggert...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 405–407.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Kate Marshall Writing with Scissors: American Scrapbooks from the Civil War to the Harlem Renaissance . By Garvey Ellen Gruber . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2013 . x, 304 pp. Cloth , $115.00 ; paper, $31.95 ; e-book available. Writing at the Limit: The Novel in the New...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 627–629.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Riché Richardson Duke University Press 2006 Unnatural Selections: Eugenics in American Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance . By Daylanne K. English. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2004. xii, 267 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $24.95. Rethinking Social Realism...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (2): 426–428.
Published: 01 June 2005
... the Harlem Renaissance, novelists did explore the pos- sibilities of counterhegemonic sexual identities, including ‘‘same-sexuality which was a significant part of African American cultural practice. Claude McKay and Rudolph Fisher, for example, believed in ‘‘the sociopolitical poten- tial...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 203–204.
Published: 01 March 2000
... in ‘‘the south and middle regions’’ descended from ‘‘a hapless train’’ who had, in classical times, set out from ‘‘stormy Hellespond’’ to reach ‘‘this delight- ful coast’’ (Barlow, Works II, 155–56), he merely continues the Renaissance...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (4): 725–752.
Published: 01 December 2010
...-of-the-century American theater, Tin Pan Alley and the music industry, anthropology and ethnography in the southern United States, and Toomer's debts or relations to other writers of the Harlem Renaissance, among them James Weldon Johnson, Zora Neale Hurston, Alain Locke, and Langston Hughes. © 2010 by Duke...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 709–737.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... DuBois, this essay argues that the fractious debates of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries regarding the social utility of literature in the lives of black citizens established the critical, artistic, and reformist fault lines of the Harlem Renaissance. © 2015 by Duke University Press...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 833–869.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., visual embodiments of the Harlem Renaissance.1 Motley’s The Octoroon Girl (1925) and Blues (1929) have served as cover art for several editions of Harlem Renais- sance literature, anthologies, and literary criticism.2 Blues,withits colorful, energetic composition incorporating the era’s insignia—jazz...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (3): 531–561.
Published: 01 September 2013
... . 2000 . “ Insolent Racing, Rough Narrative: The Harlem Renaissance’s Impolite Queers .” Callaloo 23 , no. 1 : 328 – 51 . Douglas Ann . 1996 . Terrible Honesty: Mongrel Manhattan in the 1920s . New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux . de Certeau Michel . 2011 . The Practice...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 879.
Published: 01 December 2000
...; and Gwendolyn Bennett and Helene Johnson speak for Harlem’s Renaissance. Miller begins her study of each location with general cultural observations about women, gender, and love in the literary scenes...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (3): 509–540.
Published: 01 September 2016
... by Rose Jonathon and Eliot Simon , 467 – 79 . Malden, MA : Blackwell . Davis Thadius . 1994 . Nella Larsen, Novelist of the Harlem Renaissance . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State Univ. Press . de Certeau Michel . 2002 . “ Reading as Poaching .” In The Practice of Everyday...
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