The Resource The Portable Harlem Renaissance reader, edited and with an introduction by David Levering Lewis

The Portable Harlem Renaissance reader, edited and with an introduction by David Levering Lewis

Label
The Portable Harlem Renaissance reader
Title
The Portable Harlem Renaissance reader
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by David Levering Lewis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The best literature that emerged from a flowering of African American culture centered in Harlem between the world wars
Related
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/089073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS508.N3
LC item number
P59 1994
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, David L.
Series statement
Viking portable library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • Harlem Renaissance
Label
The Portable Harlem Renaissance reader, edited and with an introduction by David Levering Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Returning soldiers / W.E.B. Du Bois -- The migration of the talented tenth / Carter G. Woodson -- Gift of the Black tropics / W.A. Domingo -- Africa for the Africans ; Liberty Hall Emancipation Day speech / Marcus Garvey -- On Marcus Garvey / Mary White Ovington -- From Black Manhattan / James Weldon Johnson -- The new Negro / Alain Locke -- Jazz at home / Joel A. Rogers -- Reflections on O'Neill's plays / Paul Robeson -- The Negro digs up his past / Arthur A. Schomburg -- The task of Negro womanhood / Elise Johnson McDougald -- [Excerpts] From The big sea ; The Negro artist and the racial mountain / Langston Hughes -- The Negro-art hokum / George S. Schuyler -- Criteria of Negro art / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Critiques of Carl Van Vechten's Nigger heaven / Du Bois and J.W. Johnson -- The Caucasian storms Harlem / Rudolph Fisher -- Aaron Douglas chats about the Harlem Renaissance / Aaron Douglas -- Negro art and America / Albert C. Barnes -- The Negro takes his place in American art / Alain Locke -- The Negro artist and modern art / Romare Bearden -- From Dust tracks on a road / Zora Neale Hurston -- [Excerpts] From A long way from home / Claude McKay -- La bourgeoisie noire / E. Franklin Frazier -- With Langston Hughes in the USSR / Louise Thompson Patterson -- Harlem runs wild / Claude McKay -- Blueprint for Negro writing / Richard Wright -- The Negro Renaissance and its significance / Charles S. Johnson -- Song ; Hatred / Gwendolyn Bennett -- The day-breakers ; Golgotha is a mountain / Arna Bontemps -- Southern road ; Osyssey of Big Boy ; Frankie and Johnny ; Ma Rainey ; Long gone ; Georgie Grimes ; Remembering Nat Turner / Sterling Brown -- The young voice cries / Mae Cowdery -- The wayside well / Joseph S. Cotter -- For a lady I know ; Incident ; Harlem wine ; Yet do I marvel ; Heritage ; From the dark tower ; To a brown boy ; Tableau ; Saturday's child ; Two poets ; To France ; Nothing endures ; Requiescam / Countee Cullen -- The death bed / Waring Cuney -- La vie c'est la vie ; Dead fires / Jessie Redmon Fauset -- The Negro speaks of rivers ; I, too ; America ; The weary blues ; Jazzonia ; Mother to son ; Negro ; Mulatto ; Elevator boy ; Red silk stockings ; Ruby Brown ; Elderly race leaders ; Dream variation ; Goodbye, Christ ; Advertisement for the Waldorf-Astoria / Langston Hughes -- Children of the sun ; The banjo player / Fenton Johnson -- Let me not lose my dream ; Old Black men ; Black woman ; The heart of a woman ; I want to die while you love me / Georgia Douglas Johnson -- My race ; A Southern road ; Sonnet to a Negro in Harlem ; Poem / Helene Johnson -- The white witch ; The color sergeant ; O Black and unknown bards ; Go down death ; The creation / James Weldon Johnson -- If we must die ; Baptism ; The white house ; The Negro's friend ; On a primitive canoe ; The tropics in New York ; When dawn comes to the city ; The desolate city ; The Harlem dancer ; St. Isaac's Church, Petrograd ; Barcelona / Claude McKay -- Lady, Lady / Anne Spencer -- Song of the son ; Georgia dusk ; The blue meridian / Jean Toomer -- From The emperor Jones / Eugene O'Neill -- [Excerpts] From Cane / Jean Toomer -- From Birthright / T.S. Stribling -- From There is confusion ; From Plum bun / Jessie Redmon Fauset -- From The fire in the flint / Walter White -- Wedding day / Gwendolyn Bennett -- [Excerpts] From Home to Harlem ; From Banjo ; From Banana bottom / Claude McKay -- From Quicksand ; From Passing / Nella Larsen -- From The closing door / Angelina Weld Grimke -- The typewriter / Dorothy West -- From The dark princess / W.E.B. Du Bois -- From The walls of Jericho / Rudolph Fisher -- [Excerpts] From Tropic death / Eric Walrond -- Smoke, lillies and jade! / Richard Bruce Nugent -- Luani of the jungles ; From Not without laughter ; From The ways of white folks ; The blues I'm playing / Langston Hughes -- Cordelia the crude ; Harlem: a forum of Negro life ; From The blacker the berry ... ; From Infants of the spring / Wallace Thurman -- From Black no more / George Schuyler -- From God sends Sunday ; From Black thunder / Arna Bontemps -- From One way to heaven / Countee Cullen -- Drenched in light ; Color struck ; From Jonah's gourd vine / Zora Neale Hurston -- From Mule-bone / Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes
Control code
ocm28710259
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xlvii, 766 pages
Isbn
9780670845101
Lccn
93030233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)28710259
Label
The Portable Harlem Renaissance reader, edited and with an introduction by David Levering Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Returning soldiers / W.E.B. Du Bois -- The migration of the talented tenth / Carter G. Woodson -- Gift of the Black tropics / W.A. Domingo -- Africa for the Africans ; Liberty Hall Emancipation Day speech / Marcus Garvey -- On Marcus Garvey / Mary White Ovington -- From Black Manhattan / James Weldon Johnson -- The new Negro / Alain Locke -- Jazz at home / Joel A. Rogers -- Reflections on O'Neill's plays / Paul Robeson -- The Negro digs up his past / Arthur A. Schomburg -- The task of Negro womanhood / Elise Johnson McDougald -- [Excerpts] From The big sea ; The Negro artist and the racial mountain / Langston Hughes -- The Negro-art hokum / George S. Schuyler -- Criteria of Negro art / W.E.B. Du Bois -- Critiques of Carl Van Vechten's Nigger heaven / Du Bois and J.W. Johnson -- The Caucasian storms Harlem / Rudolph Fisher -- Aaron Douglas chats about the Harlem Renaissance / Aaron Douglas -- Negro art and America / Albert C. Barnes -- The Negro takes his place in American art / Alain Locke -- The Negro artist and modern art / Romare Bearden -- From Dust tracks on a road / Zora Neale Hurston -- [Excerpts] From A long way from home / Claude McKay -- La bourgeoisie noire / E. Franklin Frazier -- With Langston Hughes in the USSR / Louise Thompson Patterson -- Harlem runs wild / Claude McKay -- Blueprint for Negro writing / Richard Wright -- The Negro Renaissance and its significance / Charles S. Johnson -- Song ; Hatred / Gwendolyn Bennett -- The day-breakers ; Golgotha is a mountain / Arna Bontemps -- Southern road ; Osyssey of Big Boy ; Frankie and Johnny ; Ma Rainey ; Long gone ; Georgie Grimes ; Remembering Nat Turner / Sterling Brown -- The young voice cries / Mae Cowdery -- The wayside well / Joseph S. Cotter -- For a lady I know ; Incident ; Harlem wine ; Yet do I marvel ; Heritage ; From the dark tower ; To a brown boy ; Tableau ; Saturday's child ; Two poets ; To France ; Nothing endures ; Requiescam / Countee Cullen -- The death bed / Waring Cuney -- La vie c'est la vie ; Dead fires / Jessie Redmon Fauset -- The Negro speaks of rivers ; I, too ; America ; The weary blues ; Jazzonia ; Mother to son ; Negro ; Mulatto ; Elevator boy ; Red silk stockings ; Ruby Brown ; Elderly race leaders ; Dream variation ; Goodbye, Christ ; Advertisement for the Waldorf-Astoria / Langston Hughes -- Children of the sun ; The banjo player / Fenton Johnson -- Let me not lose my dream ; Old Black men ; Black woman ; The heart of a woman ; I want to die while you love me / Georgia Douglas Johnson -- My race ; A Southern road ; Sonnet to a Negro in Harlem ; Poem / Helene Johnson -- The white witch ; The color sergeant ; O Black and unknown bards ; Go down death ; The creation / James Weldon Johnson -- If we must die ; Baptism ; The white house ; The Negro's friend ; On a primitive canoe ; The tropics in New York ; When dawn comes to the city ; The desolate city ; The Harlem dancer ; St. Isaac's Church, Petrograd ; Barcelona / Claude McKay -- Lady, Lady / Anne Spencer -- Song of the son ; Georgia dusk ; The blue meridian / Jean Toomer -- From The emperor Jones / Eugene O'Neill -- [Excerpts] From Cane / Jean Toomer -- From Birthright / T.S. Stribling -- From There is confusion ; From Plum bun / Jessie Redmon Fauset -- From The fire in the flint / Walter White -- Wedding day / Gwendolyn Bennett -- [Excerpts] From Home to Harlem ; From Banjo ; From Banana bottom / Claude McKay -- From Quicksand ; From Passing / Nella Larsen -- From The closing door / Angelina Weld Grimke -- The typewriter / Dorothy West -- From The dark princess / W.E.B. Du Bois -- From The walls of Jericho / Rudolph Fisher -- [Excerpts] From Tropic death / Eric Walrond -- Smoke, lillies and jade! / Richard Bruce Nugent -- Luani of the jungles ; From Not without laughter ; From The ways of white folks ; The blues I'm playing / Langston Hughes -- Cordelia the crude ; Harlem: a forum of Negro life ; From The blacker the berry ... ; From Infants of the spring / Wallace Thurman -- From Black no more / George Schuyler -- From God sends Sunday ; From Black thunder / Arna Bontemps -- From One way to heaven / Countee Cullen -- Drenched in light ; Color struck ; From Jonah's gourd vine / Zora Neale Hurston -- From Mule-bone / Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes
Control code
ocm28710259
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xlvii, 766 pages
Isbn
9780670845101
Lccn
93030233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)28710259

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