The Resource Images of Black modernism : verbal and visual strategies of the Harlem Renaissance, Miriam Thaggert

Images of Black modernism : verbal and visual strategies of the Harlem Renaissance, Miriam Thaggert

Label
Images of Black modernism : verbal and visual strategies of the Harlem Renaissance
Title
Images of Black modernism
Title remainder
verbal and visual strategies of the Harlem Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Miriam Thaggert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thaggert, Miriam
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
T455 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans in art
  • Visual perception in literature
  • Art in literature
  • African American art
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • African Americans
  • Modernism (Literature)
Label
Images of Black modernism : verbal and visual strategies of the Harlem Renaissance, Miriam Thaggert
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: a crisis in Black art and literature -- Tone pictures: James Weldon Johnson's experiment in dialect -- Reading the body: fashion, etiquette, and narrative in Nella Larsen's Passing -- Surface effects: satire, race, and language in George Schuyler's Black no more and "the Negro-art hokum" -- Collectin' Van Vechten: the narrative and visual collections of Carl Van Vechten -- A photographic language: camera lucida and the photography of James Van Der Zee and Aaron Siskind -- Conclusion. remembering Harlem: Wallace Thurman, Alain Locke, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art's "Harlem" exhibition
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 248 p.
Isbn
9781558498310
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20100189 23
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)475454203
  • (OCoLC)475454203
Label
Images of Black modernism : verbal and visual strategies of the Harlem Renaissance, Miriam Thaggert
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: a crisis in Black art and literature -- Tone pictures: James Weldon Johnson's experiment in dialect -- Reading the body: fashion, etiquette, and narrative in Nella Larsen's Passing -- Surface effects: satire, race, and language in George Schuyler's Black no more and "the Negro-art hokum" -- Collectin' Van Vechten: the narrative and visual collections of Carl Van Vechten -- A photographic language: camera lucida and the photography of James Van Der Zee and Aaron Siskind -- Conclusion. remembering Harlem: Wallace Thurman, Alain Locke, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art's "Harlem" exhibition
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 248 p.
Isbn
9781558498310
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20100189 23
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)475454203
  • (OCoLC)475454203

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