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Author Anderson, Paul Allen.

Title Deep river : music and memory in Harlem Renaissance thought / Paul Allen Anderson.

Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.7296 AND    Available
Description x, 335 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series New Americanists
New Americanists.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-323) and index.
Contents "Unvoiced longings": Du Bois and the "sorrow songs" -- Swan songs and art songs: the spirituals and the "new Negro" in the 1920s -- "The twilight of aestheticism": Locke on cosmopolitanism and musical evolution -- "Beneath the seeming informality": Hughes, Hurston, and the politics of form -- Saving jazz from its friends: the predicament of jazz criticism in the swing era.
Form Also issued online.
Subject African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Music -- History and criticism.
Harlem Renaissance.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
ISBN 0822325772 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822325772 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822325918 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780822325918 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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