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

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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 to ...more
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Published January 29th 2007 by Rutgers University Press
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