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The Resource The new red Negro : the literary left and African American poetry, 1930-1946, James Edward Smethurst, (electronic resource)

The new red Negro : the literary left and African American poetry, 1930-1946, James Edward Smethurst, (electronic resource)

Label
The new red Negro : the literary left and African American poetry, 1930-1946
Title
The new red Negro
Title remainder
the literary left and African American poetry, 1930-1946
Statement of responsibility
James Edward Smethurst
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text surveys African American poetry between the onset of the Depression and the early days of the Cold War. It considers the relationship between the thematic and formal choices of African American poets, and organized ideology from "proletarian" early 1930s to the "neo-modernist" late 1940s
Member of
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Smethurst, James Edward
Dewey number
811/.5209896073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Race and American culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • Communism and literature
  • American poetry
  • African Americans
  • Political poetry, American
  • Right and left (Political science) in literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans in literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • United States
Label
The new red Negro : the literary left and African American poetry, 1930-1946, James Edward Smethurst, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-275) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Of the coming of the new red negro -- African-American poetry, ideology, and the left during the 1930s and 1940s from the third period to the popular front and beyond -- "The strong men gittin' stronger": Sterling Brown and the respresentation and re-creation of the southern folk voice -- "Adventures of a social poet": Langston Highes in the 1930s -- "I am black and I have seen black hands": The narratorial consciousness and constructions of the folk in 1930s African-American poetry -- Hughes's Shakespeare in Harlem and the rise of popular neomodernism --Hysterical ties: Gwendolyn Brooks and the rise of a "high" neomodernism -- The popular front, World War II, and the rise of neomoderism in African-American poetry of the 1940s -- Conclusion: Sullen bakeries of total recall."
Control code
ocm65171409
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602566545
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65171409
Label
The new red Negro : the literary left and African American poetry, 1930-1946, James Edward Smethurst, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-275) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Of the coming of the new red negro -- African-American poetry, ideology, and the left during the 1930s and 1940s from the third period to the popular front and beyond -- "The strong men gittin' stronger": Sterling Brown and the respresentation and re-creation of the southern folk voice -- "Adventures of a social poet": Langston Highes in the 1930s -- "I am black and I have seen black hands": The narratorial consciousness and constructions of the folk in 1930s African-American poetry -- Hughes's Shakespeare in Harlem and the rise of popular neomodernism --Hysterical ties: Gwendolyn Brooks and the rise of a "high" neomodernism -- The popular front, World War II, and the rise of neomoderism in African-American poetry of the 1940s -- Conclusion: Sullen bakeries of total recall."
Control code
ocm65171409
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602566545
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65171409

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