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Mitchell, Verner D., 1957-
Literary sisters : Dorothy West and her circle : a biography of the Harlem Renaissance / Verner D. Mitchell and Cynthia Davis
Alternate Title Dorothy West and her circle: a biography of the Harlem Renaissance
Biography of the Harlem Renaissance
New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2012
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 4th Floor  PS153.N5 M58 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism
Subject West, Dorothy, 1907-1998 -- Criticism and interpretation
Subject(s) African American women -- Intellectual life
African American women in literature
Subject Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
Subject(s) African American arts -- New York (State) -- New York
Harlem Renaissance
Physical Description xi, 200 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-188) and index
Contents Prologue -- "Nothing so broadening as travel": Porgy, 1929 -- The Benson Family comes to Boston -- Pauline Hopkins and African American literature in New England -- Boston girlhoods, 1910-1925 -- The youngest members of the Harlem Renaissance, 1926-1931 -- Russian interlude, literary salons, and challenge -- Epilogue
Alternate Author Davis, Cynthia, 1946-

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