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Harlem Renaissance

Collection by Herb Harris


Art and culture inspired by the Harlem Renaissance

Herb Harris
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Black History Month: Scenes From The Harlem Renaissance

Still setting the standard for black art and thought.

Harlem Renaissance intellectual and jazz poetry pioneer Langston Hughes Langston Hughes, Boris Vian, Gil Scott Heron, Vintage Black Glamour, American Poets, American Women, African Diaspora, African American History, Native American

Langston Hughes (1902-1967). Playwright, novelist, and poet who due to his African American themes made him a primary contributor to the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920's.

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Richmond Barthe Artwork | Richmond Barthé, 1901-1989 James Richmond Barthé was an African-American sculptor known for his many public works, including the Toussaint L’Ouverture Monument in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and a sculpture of Rose McClendon for Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater.

Portrait of Langston Hughes as a young man. Photo by James L. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, New York Public Library. Langston Hughes, Boris Vian, Harlem Renaissance, My Black Is Beautiful, Simply Beautiful, Raining Men, Before Us, African American History, Black History Month

Langston Hughes' born Feb. 1, 1902. "What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up Like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore-- And then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar over-- like a syrupy sweet? Maybe it just sags like a heavy load. Or does it explode?"

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African-Americans who have made a difference

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