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Harlem Renaissance

Native Son

Author
First Name: 
Herrold
Last Name: 
Freedman
Collaborators: 
Robert Mugge, Agnex Nixon, Carroll Baker, Akosha Busia, Matt Dillon, Victor Love, Elizabeth McGovern
Publish Company: 
American Playhouse, Summer Night Music
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
1986

Previously filmed in Argentina in 1951, black author Richard Wright's powerful race-conscious novel {-Native Son} was remade in this barely released 1986 version. The story involves Bigger Thomas (Victor Love), an angry Depression-era Chicago black who hopes to elevate himself through his chauffeur's job with a prosperous white Gold Coast family.

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Hip Hop's Inheritance

Author
First Name: 
Reliand
Last Name: 
Rabaka
Subtitle: 
From the Harlem Renaissance to the Hip Hop Feminist Movement
Publish City: 
Lanham, MD
Publish Company: 
Lexington Books
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
2011

Hip Hop's Inheritance arguably offers the first book-length treatment of what hip hop culture has, literally, inherited from the Harlem Renaissance, the Black Arts movement, t

Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Hip-Hop-Inheritance-Renaissance-Feminist/dp/0739164805/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1308845998&sr=1-1
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Rhapsodies in Black

Author
First Name: 
Richard J.
Last Name: 
Powell
Collaborators: 
Simon Callow, Andrea D. Barnwell, Jeffrey C. Stewart, Paul Gilroy, Martina Attille, Henry Louis Gate
Subtitle: 
Art of the Harlem Renaissance
Publish City: 
University of California Press
Publish Company: 
Berkeley
ISSN/ISBN: 
520212681
Language: 
English
Medium: 
Textual
Year: 
1997

In the years following the First World War, black Americans began migrating to the cities of the north in increasing numbers. New York's Harlem became a magnet for musicians, writers, artists and performers, whose creative activity was celebrated under the banner of 'the New Negro Arts Movement'.

Pages: 
182
Amazon url: 
http://www.amazon.com/Rhapsodies-Black-Art-Harlem-Renaissance/dp/0520212681/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1249418162&sr=1-1
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