Harvard Univ Pr Books
Books editi da Harvard Univ Pr con argomento African Americans In Popular Culture
Clinging to Mammy
edizioni Harvard Univ Pr collana Harvard Univ Pr (Hardcover)
When Aunt Jemima beamed at Americans from the pancake mix box on grocery shelves, many felt reassured by her broad smile that she and her product were dependable. She was everyone's mammy, the faithful slave who was content to cook and care for whites, no matter how grueling the labor, because she loved them. This...
Enter the New Negroes
Nadell Martha Jane
edizioni Harvard Univ Pr collana (Hardcover)
With the appearance of the urban, modern, diverse "New Negro" in the Harlem Renaissance, writers and critics began a vibrant debate on the nature of African-American identity, community, and history. Martha Jane Nadell offers an illuminating new perspective on the period and the decades immediately following it in...