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The Black cultural front : Black writers and artists of the Depression generation

Author: Brian Dolinar
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2012.
Series: Margaret Walker Alexander series in African American studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes how the social and political movements that grew out of the Depression facilitated the left turn of several African American artists and writers. The formation of a black cultural front is  Read more...

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Named Person: Langston Hughes; Chester Himes; Oliver Wendell Harrington
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Dolinar
ISBN: 9781617032691 1617032697 9781617032707 1617032700
OCLC Number: 858145936
Description: 1 vol. (X-277 p.) ; 24 cm.
Contents: The National Negro Congress and the radical roots of the black cultural front ; When a man sees red: Langston Hughes and the simple stories ; A writer of revolutionary potential: Chester Himes and black noir ; Battling fascism for years with the might of his pen: Ollie Harrington and the Bootsie cartoons ; Conclusion: Keeping the memory of survival alive.
Series Title: Margaret Walker Alexander series in African American studies
Responsibility: Brian Dolinar.
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