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8. New Consciousness, in MIGRATIONS, The Making of African American Identity: Vol. III, 1917

<b>8.</b><p>March 1925<p><b>New Consciousness</b><p>Alain Locke, "Enter the New Negro," essay, <i>Survey Graphic</i>, March 1925 (PDF)<p>Settling in Charlotte, Memphis, or even …

Alain LeRoy Locke “Dean of the Harlem Renaissance”

Alain Locke<p>(share)<p>Locke was The first African American Rhodes Scholar (1907)<p><b>Alain LeRoy Locke</b> was born on Sept. 13, 1886, in Philadelphia PA. He was …

Alain LeRoy Locke

668<p>SHARES<p>Alain LeRoy Locke was a philosopher best known for his writing on and support of the Harlem Renaissance.<p>Synopsis<p>Alain LeRoy Locke was born …

"Jessie Fauset: Midwife to the Harlem Renaissance" - The New Crisis, Vol. 107, Issue 4, July/August 2000 | Online Research Library

Jessie Fauset joined The Crisis magazine and became at once its "astute guiding spirit," according to Darlene Clark Hines in Black Women in America. …

6 poems by Jessie Redmon Fauset

By Emma Ward | On | Comments (0)<p><b>Jessie Redmon Fauset</b> (1882 – 1961) was one of the important figures of the Harlem Renaissance movement of the 1920s. …

Jessie Redmon Fauset

Bringing Out the Black Voice<p>Jessie Redmon Fauset Facts<p><b>Known for:</b> role in Harlem Renaissance; literary editor of the Crisis; called by Langston Hughes …

Jessie Redmon Fauset - Jessie Redmon Fauset Poems

Do you like this poet?<p>Jessie Redmon Fauset Poems<p>Oblivion I hope when I am dead that I shall lie In some ...<br>• Oriflamme I think I see her sitting bowed …

The Forgotten Work of Jessie Redmon Fauset

Among the events that helped to crystallize what would come to be known as the Harlem Renaissance was a dinner, in March, 1924, at the Civic Club, on West 12th Street. The idea for the dinner was initially hatched by Charles Spurgeon Johnson, the editor of <i>Opportunity</i>, a journal published by the …

Louis Armstrong | About Louis Armstrong | American Masters | PBS

“Louis Armstrong is jazz. He represents what the music is all about.” — Wynton Marsalis<p>From a New Orleans boys’ home to Hollywood, Carnegie Hall, and …

Louis Armstrong | Biography & History

Louis Armstrong was the first important soloist to emerge in jazz, and he became the most influential musician in the music's history. As a trumpet …

Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes was first recognized as an important literary figure during the 1920s, a period known as the "Harlem Renaissance" because of the …

A Renaissance Man

Henry "Red" Allen and his band played jazz to Langston Hughes's poetry.<p><b>A Renaissance Man</b> <br>Langston Hughes was an artist who used words to express …

Langston Hughes Was Born

Writer Langston Hughes was inspired by his Grandma<p><b>Langston Hughes Was Born<br>February 1, 1902</b> <br>Do members of your family like to tell stories? The …

Jazz Giant Louis Armstrong Was Born

Louis Armstrong and his trumpet; more than anyone else he laid the foundation for modern jazz.<p><b>Jazz Giant Louis Armstrong Was Born<br>August 4, 1901</b> <br>Louis …

Drop Me Off in Harlem

Faces of the Harlem Renaissance<p>Alain Locke<p>1885-1954 / Critic, philosopher, educator<p>Alain Locke, the first African American to win a Rhodes …

Drop Me Off in Harlem

Faces of the Harlem Renaissance<p>Langston Hughes<p>1902-1967 / Poet, novelist, playwright, essayist<p>Lauded as the "Poet Laureate of Harlem" in the 1920s, …

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Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes was an American poet, novelist, and playwright whose African-American themes made him a primary contributor to the Harlem Renaissance …

Archibald Motley

Archibald Motley<p>Archibald Motley was born October 7, 1891 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was an African- American painter and studied at the Art …

Louis Armstrong and the Harlem Renaissance

Louis Armstrong was born on August 4, 1901. The area he was born in, in New Orleans, was so bad that it was nicknamed "The Battlefield." Armstrong's …