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20 November

HP104 – Harlem Renaissance


This episode was a request via email from Brandon M. For much more information on the Harlem Renaissance check out the links below and this cool YouTube Video.



The Autobiography of an Ex-Coloured Man

God’s Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)

Harlem shadows: The poems of Claude McKay

Home to Harlem

Caroling Dusk: An Anthology of Verse by Black Poets of the Twenties

The Weary Blues

Not Without Laughter

The Blacker The Berry (Black Classics)

The Book of American Negro Poetry

The New Negro : Voices of the Harlem Renaissance


3 Responses to “HP104 – Harlem Renaissance”

  1. Jason Wintz says:

    Hi, I’ve been subscribing for a couple months now but I’ve been going from episode 1 so I’m only at ep 56 right now. Great work. I’m writing because I happened to notice your most recent topic. My father happens to be one of the nation’s foremost experts on the Harlem Renaissance. Here is a link to his works on Amazon–you can see how much he has written about it:

    Anyway, it would be nice if you would add his most recent book to your links list:


    Jason Wintz

  2. I did a report on this in high schooi and really enjoyed learning about all the art created by African Americans during the Harlem Renessaince !

  3. Kelly Hong says:

    Hello, I am a teacher who teaches TOEFL in Korea, and I find this web site is very useful and informative!! Thanks to you, I learn a lot about history every day, and I can teach my students better. Thanks ^^

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