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Black Studies: Harlem Renaissance

A guide to our history, our present, our future, solely for our wellbeing.

History and Criticism

Harlem Renaissance Web Resources

Theater & Dance

Poetry

Literature

Art

Sexuality

W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1963

Josephine Baker, 1906-1975

Claude McKay, 1890-1948

Eric Walrond, 1898-1966

Marcus Garvey, 1887-1940

George S. Schuyler, 1895-1977

Jean Toomer, 1894-1967

Jessie Redmon Fauset, 1882-1961

Aaron Douglas, 1899-1979

Countee Cullen, 1903-1946

Arna Bontemps, 1902-1974

Zora Neale Hurston, 1891-1960

Wallace Thurman, 1902-1934

Louis Armstrong, 1901-1971

Langston Hughes, 1902-1967

Bessie Smith, 1894-1937

Hubert Harrison, 1883-1927

Regina Anderson Andrews, 1901-1993

Ethel Waters, 1896-1977

Ma Rainey, 1899-1933

Alain Locke, 1885-1954

James Van Der Zee, 1883-1983

James L. Allen, 1907-1977

Duke Ellington, 1899-1974

James Weldon Johnson, 1871-1938

Paul Robeson, 1898-1976

Nella Larsen, 1891-1964

Dorothy West, 1907-1988