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Harlem's Glory : Black women writing, 1900-1950 / edited by Lorraine Elena Roses, Ruth Elizabeth Randolph.

Publication:
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 1996.
Format/Description:
Book
[2], xiii, [3], 537, [3] pages : portraits ; 24 cm
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Other Title:
Black Women Writing, 1900-1950
Subjects:
American literature -- African American authors.
African American women -- Literary collections.
African Americans -- Literary collections.
American literature -- Women authors.
American literature -- 20th century.
Harlem Renaissance.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Cambridge.
Contents:
Part 1: Black and White Tangled Threads
Part 2: Dreaming in Color
Part 3: Native Daughter
Part 4. Longings
Part 5: Spunk
Part 6. My Great, Wide, Beautiful World
Part 7: Harlem's Glory: A Woman's View
Part 8: In the Looking Glass
Part 9: Crisis
Part 10: The Offering.
Notes:
"In poems, stories, memoirs, and essays about color and culture, prejudice and love, and feminine trials, dozens of African-American women writers - some famous, many just discovered - give us a sense of a distinct inner voice and an engagement with their larger double culture."--Dustjacket.
"Designed by Marianne Perlak."
"Front art: Litho-collage 'Virginia', by Elizabeth Catlett."
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1996
Contributor:
Roses, Lorraine Elena, 1943- editor.
Randolph, Ruth Elizabeth, editor.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0674372697 (cloth : alk. paper) :
OCLC:
34513548