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Home to Harlem (Northeastern Library of Black Literature)

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Publisher Comments:

A novel that gives voice to the alienation and frustration of urban blacks during an era when Harlem was in vogue.

Synopsis:

With sensual, often brutal accuracy, Claude McKay traces the parallel paths of two very different young men struggling to find their way through the suspicion and prejudice of American society. At the same time, this stark but moving story touches on the central themes of the Harlem Renaissance, including the urgent need for unity and identity among blacks.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781555530242
Foreword:
Cooper, Wayne M.
Author:
Cooper, Wayne M.
Foreword by:
Cooper, Wayne M.
Foreword:
Cooper, Wayne M.
Author:
McKay, Claude
Publisher:
Northeastern University Press
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
New york (state)
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
American - African American & Black
Subject:
New York
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) Fiction.
Subject:
Harlem
Subject:
American - African American
Subject:
Harlem (new york, n.y.)
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1st Northeastern University Press ed.
Series:
Northeastern Library of Black Literature
Series Volume:
no. 23
Publication Date:
December 1987
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
8.87x4.00x1.03 in. .74 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , With sensual, often brutal accuracy, Claude McKay traces the parallel paths of two very different young men struggling to find their way through the suspicion and prejudice of American society. At the same time, this stark but moving story touches on the central themes of the Harlem Renaissance, including the urgent need for unity and identity among blacks.
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