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Schuyler, George S. (George Samuel) 1895-1977

Overview
Works: 105 works in 241 publications in 4 languages and 8,292 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Novels  Humorous fiction  Bildungsromans  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure fiction  Biography  Satire 
Roles: Author, Performer
Classifications: PS3537.C76, 813.52
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Black empire by George S Schuyler( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
George Samuel Schuyler, was a noted black satirist of the early 20th century. This book is an intricate tale of black nationalism, science fiction, and incredible feats of derring-do intended to bolster black pride and accomplishment in the uneasy years before World War II. The book originally ran as weekly serialized fiction in the Philadelphia Courier from 1936 to 1938. Principal character Dr. Henry Belsidus is obsessed with releasing blacks from the crushing tyranny of racism and poverty, and he plans to take over the world and enlists black intellectuals to help him. Underlying the story is an attempt to resolve the philosophical, economic, and cultural chasms between blacks and whites. The book reflects the hope and despair felt by blacks during this time--From Library Journal
Slaves today; a story of Liberia by George S Schuyler( Book )
20 editions published between 1930 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Ethiopian stories by George S Schuyler( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Two recently discovered novellas on the Abyssinian War of 1935 by an African-American journalist (1895-1977). The Ethiopian Murder Mystery is a detective story set in Harlem, while Revolt in Ethiopia is on a former redcap who goes on a treasure hunt to help an Ethiopian princess fight the Italian invaders. By the author of Black Empire
Black no more by George S Schuyler( Book )
22 editions published between 1931 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Max Disher, a black 1930s insurance salesman, undergoes a process to turn him white
Racial intermarriage in the United States : one of the most interesting phenomena in our national life by George S Schuyler( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
NAACP branch files (Foreign) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, press releases, and newspaper clippings covering the League of Nations assistance plan for Liberia and the NAACP's objections to U.S. State Dept. policies supporting the interests of the Firestone Rubber Co. in a dispute over loans made to the Liberian government in the 1930's
NAACP administrative file ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Daniel O. Hasting's support of John J. Parker's nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court; history of Negro people; program for NAACP branches
NAACP administrative file ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Correspondence, memoranda, press releases, and newspaper clippings regarding slavery in Liberia; George S. Schuyler's investigation and newspaper articles; misrule by Liberian government
La Renaissance de Harlem et l'art nègre by Arthur Alfonso Schomburg( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 18 libraries worldwide
La Renaissance de Harlem, mouvement littéraire et artistique des années 20-30 aux Etats-Unis, est connue sous le nom du mouvement du ± Nouveau Nègre ». Les essais traduits dans ce volume retracent les prises de position des acteurs majeurs de ce mouvement : d'une part, Arthur Schomburg, George Schuyler, Countee Cullen, W.E.B. Du Bois, Alain Locke, Zora Neale Hurston, figures centrales de cette renaissance culturelle ; d'autre part, Richard Wright, Romare Bearden et James Baldwin qui assurèrent la transition avec les décennies qui suivirent le déclin du mouvement. Ecrivains, philosophes, historiens, peintres, essayistes, ces artistes et intellectuels répondent aux interrogations suivantes : quelle définition donner de l'art nègre? Quelle est la mission de l'artiste afro-américain? L'art doit-il être propagande? Cet art nègre est-il distinct de l'art américain? Si oui, en quoi l'est-il? Quel public doit viser l'artiste nègre? La littérature, la poésie, le théâtre, la danse, la musique, la peinture, le folklore : tous les arts sont convoqués
Harlem Renaissance : five novels of the 1920s ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Five Novels of the 1920s leads off with Jean Toomer's Cane (1923), a unique fusion of fiction, poetry, and drama rooted in Toomer's experiences as a teacher in Georgia. Recognized on publication as a groundbreaking work of literary modernism, Toomer's masterpiece was followed within a few years by a cluster of novels exploring black experience and the dilemmas of black identity in a variety of modes and from different angles. Claude McKay's Home to Harlem (1928), whose free-wheeling, impressionistic, bawdy kaleidoscope of Jazz Age nightlife made it a best seller, traces the picaresque adventures of Jake, a World War I veteran, within and beyond Harlem. Nell Larsen's Quicksand (1928), the poignant, nuanced psychological portrait of a woman caught between the two worlds of her mixed Scandinavian and African American heritage; Jessie Redmon Fauset's Plum Bun (1928), the richly detailed account of a young art student's struggles to advance her career in a society full of obstacles both overt and insidiously concealed; and Wallace Thurman's The Blacker the Berry (1929), with its anguished, provocative look at prejudice and exclusion as it tells of a new arrival in Harlem searching for love, each in its distinct way testifies to the enduring power of the Harlem ferment. Often controversial in their own day for opening up new realms of subject matter (including intergenerational conflict and color prejudice within the African American community) and language (infusing a wealth of argot and previously unheard voices into American fiction), these novels continue to surprise by their passion, their unblinking observation, their lively play of ideas, and their irreverent humor
Fifty years of progress in Negro journalism by George S Schuyler( Book )
7 editions published between 1950 and 1979 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The Negro art hokum by George S Schuyler( file )
4 editions published between 1926 and 2009 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The fall, from decency to degradation by George S Schuyler( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
The communist conspiracy against the Negroes by George S Schuyler( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The Van Vechten revolution by George S Schuyler( Book )
2 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
National news ; the newsmagazine of colored America ( serial )
in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Black and conservative; the autobiography of George S. Schuyler by George S Schuyler( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Memoirs of a conservative journalist and author who changed from socialism to conservatism
George S. Schuyler by Michael W Peplow( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in Undetermined and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Rac(e)ing to the right : selected essays of George S. Schuyler by George S Schuyler( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The reminiscences of George S. Schuyler, 1962 by George S Schuyler( file )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brooks Samuel I. 1895-1977
George Schuyler Amerikaans journalist (1895-1977)
Schuyler, George S.
Schuyler, George S. 1895-1977
Schuyler , George Samuel
Schuyler, George Samuel, 1895-
Schuyler, George Samuel 1895-1977
Schuyler, George Samuel, b. 1895
ジョージ・スカイラー
スカイラー, ジョージ・S
スカイラー, ジョージ・サミュエル
Languages
English (122)
Dutch (7)
Italian (3)
French (2)
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