The Harlem Renaissance: An Encyclopedia of Arts, Culture, and History

Drs. Venetria K. Patton and Kwakiutl L. Dreher, Editors

Seeking contributors for a new, 2-volume encyclopedia that brings to life a critical period that saw a flowering of art and music within African American communities from the end of World War I through the 1930s.

Please contact Venetria Patton at vpatton@purdue.edu if you are interested in contributing any of these remaining entries.  We are seeking completed entries by February 1st.   Please note that this list includes additional entries since the previous posting.  Available topics and word lengths are listed below:

Drama in the Harlem Renaissance

5000

Music in the Harlem Renaissance

5000

Barthé, Richmond

750

Bennett, Gwendolyn 1902-1981

750

Bonner, Marita 1898-1971

750

Braithwaite, William Stanley 1878-1962

750

Brownies’ Book

1000

Cane (1923 novel)

1000

Comedy American Style (1933 novel)

750

Douglas, Aaron

750

Fetchit, Stepin (Lincoln Theodore Monroe Andrew Perry (1902-1985)

750

Gilpin Charles

750

Grimké, Angelina Weld 1880-1958

750

Happy Rhones

2000

Harmon Foundation

1000

Larsen, Nella 1891-1964

750

Lincoln Theatre

2000

Mabley, Jackie “Moms”

750

Mason, Charlotte Osgood

750

Matheus, John F.

750

Messenger

1000

Miller, May

750

Motley, Jr., Archibald John

750

Nugent, Richard Bruce 1906-1987

750

Okeh Records

500

Pace Phonographic Record Corporation

500

Schomburg, Arthur, A.

750

Shuffle Along

1000

Spence, Eulalie

750

Sugar Cane Club

500

Survey Graphic

1000

Thurman, Wallace 1902-1934

750

Van Der Zee, James

750

Van Vechten, Carl 1880-1964

750

Walrond, Eric 1898-1966

750

Venetria K. Patton
Head, School of Interdisciplinary Studies
Professor of English & African American Studies
Beering Hall, Room 6176 | 100 N. University St. | West Lafayette, IN 47907-2098
Phone: 765-496-9629 | Fax: 765-496-1581 | E-mail: vpatton@purdue.edu
@DrVKPatton

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