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Miss Anne in Harlem : the white women of the Black Renaissance

Author: Carla Kaplan
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This interracial history of the Harlem Renaissance focuses on white women, collectively called "Miss Anne," who became Harlem Renaissance insiders during the 1920s.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carla Kaplan
ISBN: 9780060882389 0060882387
OCLC Number: 852801205
Description: xxxi, 505 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 24 cm
Contents: "A white girl's prayer" in "The poet's page," The crisis --
Introduction : in search of MIss Anne --
Part 1. Miss Anne's world. Black and white identity politics --
An erotics of race --
Part 2. Choosing blackness : sex, love, and passing. Let my people go : Lillian E. Wood passes for Black --
Josephine Cogdell Schuyler : "the fall of a fair confederate" --
Part 3. Repudiating whiteness : politics, patronage, and primitivism. Black souls : Annie Nathan Meyer writes Black --
Charlotte Osgood Mason : "mother of the primitives" --
Part 4. Rewards and costs : publishing, performance, and modern rebellion. Imitation of life : Fannie Hurst's "Sensation in Harlem" --
Nancy Cunard : "I speak as if I were a Negro myself" --
Epilogue : "love and consequences."
Other Titles: White women of the Black Renaissance
Responsibility: Carla Kaplan.

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The 1920s in New York was a time of passion and freedom, in which new forms of art, including jazz and modern dance, flourished. This title offers a captivating and full-blooded portrait of this band  Read more...

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"Professor Kaplan, a biographer of the writer Zora Neale Hurston, captivatingly illuminates and places in overdue perspective." -- New York Times "In this remarkable work of historical recovery ... Read more...

 
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