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The Resource The Harlem Renaissance, Kevin Hillstrom

The Harlem Renaissance, Kevin Hillstrom

Label
The Harlem Renaissance
Title
The Harlem Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Hillstrom
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides a detailed, factual account of the emergence and development of the Harlem Renaissance and its ongoing effect on American society. Features include a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, detailed chronology, glossary, and annotated sources for further study"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hillstrom, Kevin
Dewey number
810.9/896073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
NX512.3.A35
LC item number
H55 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Defining moments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • African American arts
Label
The Harlem Renaissance, Kevin Hillstrom
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip086/2007051132.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-217) and index
Contents
Narrative overview. Black America after slavery -- Beginnings of the Harlem Renaissance -- Literature of the Harlem Renaissance -- Music and art of the Harlem Renaissance -- The end of the Harlem Renaissance -- The legacy of the Harlem Renaissance -- Biographies. Aaron Douglas (1899-1979) -- W.E.B. Du Bois (1868-1963) -- Duke Ellington (1899-1974) -- Langston Hughes (1902-1967) -- Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) -- James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938) -- Nella Larsen (1891-1964) -- Alain Locke (1885-1954) -- Paul Robeson (1898-1976) -- Bessie Smith (1894?-1937) -- Primary sources. W.E.B. Du Bois discusses Black hopes and dreams -- Alain Locke describes the emerging Black culture in Harlem -- Poetry of the Harlem Renaissance -- James Weldon Johnson praises the people and spirit of Harlem -- Langston Hughes comments on racial identity and artistic integrity -- Frankie Manning remembers the Savoy Ballroom -- Dorothy West recalls amateur night at Harlem's Apollo Theatre -- Langston Hughes remembers the Harlem Renaissance
Control code
ocn184906203
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 228 p.
Isbn
9780780810273
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007051132
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780812345
  • (OCoLC)184906203
Label
The Harlem Renaissance, Kevin Hillstrom
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip086/2007051132.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-217) and index
Contents
Narrative overview. Black America after slavery -- Beginnings of the Harlem Renaissance -- Literature of the Harlem Renaissance -- Music and art of the Harlem Renaissance -- The end of the Harlem Renaissance -- The legacy of the Harlem Renaissance -- Biographies. Aaron Douglas (1899-1979) -- W.E.B. Du Bois (1868-1963) -- Duke Ellington (1899-1974) -- Langston Hughes (1902-1967) -- Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) -- James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938) -- Nella Larsen (1891-1964) -- Alain Locke (1885-1954) -- Paul Robeson (1898-1976) -- Bessie Smith (1894?-1937) -- Primary sources. W.E.B. Du Bois discusses Black hopes and dreams -- Alain Locke describes the emerging Black culture in Harlem -- Poetry of the Harlem Renaissance -- James Weldon Johnson praises the people and spirit of Harlem -- Langston Hughes comments on racial identity and artistic integrity -- Frankie Manning remembers the Savoy Ballroom -- Dorothy West recalls amateur night at Harlem's Apollo Theatre -- Langston Hughes remembers the Harlem Renaissance
Control code
ocn184906203
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 228 p.
Isbn
9780780810273
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007051132
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780780812345
  • (OCoLC)184906203

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