Selected Authors: The Harlem Renaissance


      Zora Neale Hurston

 


Week 7:

(October 10-October 16)/ Poetry: Claude McKay and Anita Scott Coleman: 

Readings: In Double-Take, read all of the poems by Claude McKay, including “To the White Fiends.” [Online Handout/Link]. Also, in Double-Take, read all of the poems by Anita Scott Coleman. Read Anita Scott Coleman’s short stories “Phoebe and Peter Go up North” and “Phoebe Goes to a Lecture” [Online Handouts/Links].   
 
Week 8:

(October 17-October 23)/Intra-racial and Inter-racial Issues: Zora Neale Hurston and Wallace Thurman:

Readings:  In Double-Take, read Zora Neale Hurston’s play "Color Struck", and read Zora Neale Hurston’s play "Lennox Avenue" [Online Handout/Link].  Read Wallace Thurman’s "The Blacker the Berry," pp. 1-50.