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The Harlem Renaissance and the Idea of a New Negro Reader

The Harlem Renaissance and the Idea of a New Negro Reader( )
Author: Christian, Shawn Anthony
Series title:Studies in Print Culture and the History of the Book Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2016
Publisher:University of Massachusetts Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $90.00
Book Description:

Many scholars have written about the white readers and patrons of the Harlem Renaissance, but during the period many black writers, publishers, and editors worked to foster a cadre of African American readers, or in the poet Sterling Brown's words, a "reading folk." Black newspapers featured columns that reviewed the latest African American fiction. Magazines held writing contests to urge black readers to participate in the literary culture. Through newspapers, journals, and...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / African American
Literary Criticism / American / African American
Social Science / Sociology / Urban
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:0.8 Pounds

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