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Vicious modernism

Black Harlem and the literary imagination

by James De Jongh

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism,
    • American literature -- New York (State) -- New York -- History and criticism,
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Intellectual life,
    • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) in literature,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- United States,
    • African Americans in literature,
    • Harlem Renaissance,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-268) and index.

      StatementJames De Jongh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 D4 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination280 p. :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1871760M
      LC Control Number90031333

      Vicious Modernism: Black Harlem and the Literary Imagination. James de Jongh. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, pp. The Subaltern Ulysses. Enda Duffy. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, pp. A hundred years or so ago, when (high) modernism was in vogue, apparently so were imperialism, ethnography, and blackface. Looking.


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