Selected Authors: The Harlem Renaissance

Week 6:

(October 3-October 9)/Anti-Lynching Dramas: Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Georgia Douglas Johnson, May Miller, and Mary P. Burrill: 

Readings: Read the two essays on lynching by Ida B. Wells [Online Handouts/Link]. Georgia Douglass Johnson’s play "Safe" [Online Handout/Link], May Miller’s Nails and Thorns [Online Handout/Link], and Mary P. Burrill’s Aftermath