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Black Women of the Harlem Renaissance Era / edited by Lean'tin L. Bracks, Jessie Carney Smith.

Bracks, Lean'tin L., editor. (Added Author). Smith, Jessie Carney, 1930- editor. (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM PS153.N5 B557 2014 (Text) 00000106184781 Browsing Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780810885424
  • ISBN: 0810885425
  • Physical Description: xxiv, 304 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-283) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Preface -- Chronology -- Introduction: The Harlem Renaissance Era, 1919-1940 -- Dictionary -- Appendix: Entrants by area of contribution.
Summary, etc.: "Profiles the most important figures of this cultural and intellectual movement. Highlighting the accomplishments of black women who sought to create positive change after the end of WWI, this reference work includes representatives not only from the literary scene but also activists, actresses, artists, educators, entrepreneurs, musicians, political leaders, and scholars."-- from the publisher.
Subject: American literature > African American authors > Encyclopedias.
African American women authors > Biography.
Harlem Renaissance > Encyclopedias.
African American women artists > Biography.
African American arts > 20th century.
African Americans in literature > Encyclopedias.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > Intellectual life > 20th century > Encyclopedias.

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