It's Lit!

Literary Icons You NEED to Know From the Harlem Renaissance

02/26/2021 | 14m 9s  | Video has closed captioning.

One of the most influential periods in Black American History post-slavery is the Harlem Renaissance, an intellectual, social, and artistic explosion centered in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City. Novels like Passing by Nella Larsen, Their Eyes Were Works written during this period and have become important pieces of American history,

Aired: 02/26/21

Rating: NR


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