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An Introduction to the Harlem Renaissance | Poetry Foundation
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Tracing the poetic work of this crucial cultural and artistic movement. Poetry from the Harlem Renaissance reflected a diversity of forms and subjects. Th...Show more Tracing the poetic work of this crucial cultural and artistic movement. Poetry from the Harlem Renaissance reflected a diversity of forms and subjects. The collection offers a sampling of poetry published during this period, along with essays by and about Harlem Renaissance writers and audio recordings and discussions of their work. Show less
A Guide to Harlem Renaissance Resources (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)
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African-American expressions of writing, music, and art during the 1920s and 1930s are well represented in the vast collections of the Library of Congress...Show more African-American expressions of writing, music, and art during the 1920s and 1930s are well represented in the vast collections of the Library of Congress. This guide presents the Library's resources as well as links to external Web sites on the Harlem Renaissance and a bibliography. Show less
VanDerZee, Photographer, 1886-1983
Book - 1993
Augusta Savage
Renaissance Woman
Book - 2018
Aaron Douglas
African American Modernist
Book - 2007
Vari-colored Songs
A Tribute to Langston Hughes
Music CD - 2020
Freegal Music - Josephine Baker
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Josephine Baker was a dancer and singer who became wildly popular in France during the 1920s. She also devoted much of her life to fighting racism. In the...Show more Josephine Baker was a dancer and singer who became wildly popular in France during the 1920s. She also devoted much of her life to fighting racism. In the 1920s she moved to France and soon became one of Europe's most popular and highest-paid performers. She worked for the French Resistance during World War II, and during the 1950s and '60s devoted herself to fighting segregation and racism in the United States. Show less
Freegal Music - Cab Calloway
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Available online through freegal. Singer and bandleader Cab Calloway learned the art of scat singing before landing a regular gig at Harlem's famous Cotto...Show more Available online through freegal. Singer and bandleader Cab Calloway learned the art of scat singing before landing a regular gig at Harlem's famous Cotton Club. Following the enormous success of his song "Minnie the Moocher" (1931), Calloway became one of the most popular entertainers of the 1930s and '40s. Show less
The Best of the Duke Ellington Centennial Edition: the Complete RCA Victor Recordings [1927-1973]
Music CD - 1999
Freegal Music - Fats Waller
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Available online through freegal. Thomas Wright “Fats” Waller is known for laying the framework for modern jazz piano in the Harlem movement. He is one of...Show more Available online through freegal. Thomas Wright “Fats” Waller is known for laying the framework for modern jazz piano in the Harlem movement. He is one of the best jazz pianists and one of the leaders of the Harlem Era. He was very successful in the United States and Europe. He is known for the songs “Ain’t Misbehavin’” and “HoneySuckle Rose.” Show less
What A Wonderful World
Downloadable Music - 1968
Satchmo at Symphony Hall
65th Anniversary : the Complete Performances
Music CD - 2012
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The Pearls
Music CD - 1993
Jelly Roll Morton
The Complete Library of Congress Recordings by Alan Lomax
Music CD - 2006
Bessie Smith
Volume 1, Queen of the Blues
Music CD - 2006
Billie Holiday's Greatest Hits
Music CD - 1995
Lady Day
The Complete Billie Holiday on Columbia 1933-1944
Music CD - 2001
In-library use only in some locations
Between Harlem and Heaven
Afro Asian American Cooking for Big Nights, Weeknights, & Every Day
Book - 2018
Link+ -- La cuisine Creole : a collection of culinary recipes from leading chefs and noted Creole housewives / by Lafcadio Hearn.
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Get this book through our Link+ service. Scholar and bibliophile Arturo Schomburg included only one recipe in his unpublished cookbook, for gumbo smoothed...Show more Get this book through our Link+ service. Scholar and bibliophile Arturo Schomburg included only one recipe in his unpublished cookbook, for gumbo smoothed with slices of okra or filé powder, the dried and ground leaves from a sassafras tree. He obtained this particular recipe from Lafcadio Hearn’s La Cuisine Creole, published in 1885. Show less
Link+ -- Recipes for respect : African American meals and meaning / Rafia Zafar.
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Get this book through our Link+ service. Scholar and bibliophile, Arturo Schomburg’s unfinished cookbook formed the basis for Rafia Zafar’s Recipes for Re...Show more Get this book through our Link+ service. Scholar and bibliophile, Arturo Schomburg’s unfinished cookbook formed the basis for Rafia Zafar’s Recipes for Respect: African American Meals and Meaning and Toni Tipton-Martin’s Jubilee: Recipes from Two Centuries of African American Cooking. The final chapter of Zafar’s book is a detailed dissection of Schomburg’s cookbook. Show less
Jubilee
Recipes From Two Centuries of African American Cooking
Book - 2019
Link+ -- The soul of a new cuisine : a discovery of the foods and flavors of Africa / Marcus Samuelsson ; with Heidi Sacko Walters ; photographs by Gediyon Kifle.
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Get this book through our Link+ service. Samuelsson emphasizes the diversity of Africa, discussing the North, West, East, and Southern regions and their unique approaches to food and cooking, with explanations of some ingredients and equipment. Get this book through our Link+ service. Samuelsson emphasizes the diversity of Africa, discussing the North, West, East, and Southern regions and their unique approaches to food and cooking, with explanations of some ingredients and equipment. Show less
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