Favorite books from the HR?

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Favorite books from the HR?

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Jan 20, 2008, 10:54 pm

Two of my favorite books from the HR period are The Conjure Man Dies by Rudolph Fisher and The Ways of White Folks by Langston Hughes.

Jan 24, 2008, 10:20 pm

Double-Take: A Revisionist Harlem Renaissance Anthology

When Harlem Was In Vogue

Zora Neale Hurston, Dust Tracks on the Road

W.E.B. Du Bois

David Levering Lewis

Jan 28, 2008, 2:04 pm

Thanks for inviting me to join. I would definitely highlight W.E.B. Du Bois's "The Souls of Black Folk."

Jan 28, 2008, 3:34 pm

My favorite HR book is Nella Larsen's "Passing".

I've read it several times and I still find the unexpected event at the end perplexing.

Jan 28, 2008, 4:19 pm

I know it's an obvious choice, but I really loved Invisible Man.

Feb 17, 2008, 11:43 pm

Weener have you read the Ellison biography by Rampersad. His book was seminal in my life but he does not come off well in his biography. Still I love the book. I loved The Big Sea by Langston Hughes.

Mar 19, 2010, 4:25 am

I'm a big fan of Jessie Fauset and her work with the crisis paper