Harlem Renaissance Dynamic Powerpoint--Black History
This Powerpoint (2010) is a dynamic and thorough introduction to the Harlem Renaissance. There are 51 colorful slides portraying the key features of the era. Included is: discussion of the Great Migration including photos and a map; a developed definition of Harlem Renaissance; discussion of literature featuring information and poems and excerpts from Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, Jean Toomer, Arna Bontemps, Claude McKay, Zora Neale Hurston (these are the writers addressed in Prentice…
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Festus Claudius "Claude" McKay was a Jamaican writer and poet, who was a seminal figure in the Harlem Renaissance. He wrote four novels: Home to Harlem (1928), a best-seller that won the Harmon Gold AwardFestus Claudius “Claude” McKay was a Jamaican writer and poet, who was a seminal figure in the Harlem Renaissance. He wrote four novels: Home to Harlem (1928), a best-seller that won the Harmon Gold Award for Literature, Banjo (1929), Banana Bottom (1933), and in 1941 a manuscript called…
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