Remembering the Harlem Renaissance / edited with introductions by Cary D. Wintz

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Subjects: American literature--African American authors--History and criticism
American literature--20th century--History and criticism
African Americans--Intellectual life
Harlem Renaissance
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)--Intellectual life--20th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Garland Pub., 1996
Series: Harlem Renaissance, 1920-1940 5
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: xii, 463 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Series Introduction
Volume Introduction
Excerpt from The Negro Genius: A New Appraisal of the Achievement of the American Negro in Literature and the Fine Arts / Benjamin Brawley 2
Excerpt from The Negro in American Fiction / Sterling Brown 87
Excerpt from Negro Poetry and Drama / Sterling Brown 108
Some Practical Observations: A Colloquy / Langston Hughes 131
Criticism at Mid-Century / Ulysses Lee 136
Negro Poets, Then and Now / Arna Bontemps 147
Phylon Profile, XXII: Carl Van Vechten / George S. Schuyler 154
The Negro Writer - Shadow and Substance / J. Saunders Redding 161
Self-Criticism: The Third Dimension in Culture / Alain Locke 165
The Negro Writer: Pitfalls and Compensations / William Gardner Smith 169
New Poets / Margaret Walker 177
The Historical Setting of The New Negro / Rayford W. Logan 188
The New Negro Middle Class / F. Franklin Frazier 196
The New Negro in Literature (1925-1955) / Sterling A. Brown 203
The New Negro and the New Deal / John Hope Franklin 219
The Negro Renaissance and Its Significance / Charles S. Johnson 226
The Awakening: A Memoir / Arna Bontemps 235
Under the Harlem Shadow: A Study of Jessie Fauset and Nella Larsen / Hiroko Sato 261
Portrait of Wallace Thurman / Mae Gwendolyn Henderson 289
Zora Neale Hurston and the Eatonville Anthropology / Robert Hemenway 314
Charles S. Johnson: Entrepreneur of the Harlem Renaissance / Patrick J. Gilpin 339
Frank Horne and the Second Echelon Poets of the Harlem Renaissance / Ronald Primeau 371
Harlem Literati in the Twenties / Langston Hughes 393
My Early Days in Harlem / Langston Hughes 395
The Negro Author and His Publisher / Sterling A. Brown 399
The Negro Author: His Publisher, His Public and His Purse / J. Saunders Redding 414
Alain Locke's Relationship to the Negro in American Literature / William Stanley Braithwaite 420
The Literature of the Negro in the United States / Richard Wright 428
Acknowledgments 461
Additional Authors: Wintz, Cary D., 1943-
Notes: LCCN: 96017058 //r96
ISBN: 081532216X (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references
OCLC Number: 34546247
ISBN/ISSN: 081532216X