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Portraits of the New Negro Woman: Visual and Literary Culture in the Harlem Renaissance #2020

Portraits of the New Negro Woman Visual and Literary Culture in the Harlem Renaissance Of all the images to arise from the Harlem Renaissance the most thought provoking were those of the mulatta For some writers artists and filmmakers these images provided an alternative to the ster

  • Title: Portraits of the New Negro Woman: Visual and Literary Culture in the Harlem Renaissance
  • Author: Cherene Sherrard-Johnson
  • ISBN: 9780813539775
  • Page: 408
  • Format: Paperback
  • Portraits of the New Negro Woman: Visual and Literary Culture in the Harlem Renaissance By Cherene Sherrard-Johnson, Of all the images to arise from the Harlem Renaissance, the most thought provoking were those of the mulatta For some writers, artists, and filmmakers, these images provided an alternative to the stereotypes of black womanhood and a challenge to the color line For others, they represented key aspects of modernity and race coding central to the New Negro Movement Due toOf all the images to arise from the Harlem Renaissance, the most thought provoking were those of the mulatta For some writers, artists, and filmmakers, these images provided an alternative to the stereotypes of black womanhood and a challenge to the color line For others, they represented key aspects of modernity and race coding central to the New Negro Movement Due to the mulatta s frequent ability to pass for white, she represented a variety of contradictory meanings that often transcended racial, class, and gender boundaries.In this engaging narrative, Cherene Sherrard Johnson uses the writings of Nella Larsen and Jessie Fauset as well as the work of artists like Archibald Motley and William H Johnson to illuminate the centrality of the mulatta by examining a variety of competing arguments about race in the Harlem Renaissance and beyond.

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