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Author Watts, Eric King, 1963-
Title Hearing the hurt [electronic resource] : rhetoric, aesthetics, and politics of the New Negro Movement / Eric King Watts.
Published Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  E185.89.I56 W37 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (x, 246 p.)
Series Rhetoric, culture, and social critique
Rhetoric, culture, and social critique.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hearing the hurt -- Of beauty and death : W.E.B. Du Bois's Darkwater -- The last and best gift of Africa : Du Bois, Dewey, and the pragmatic production of a Black public -- Negro youth speaks : Alain Locke and the new Negro -- A lampblacked Anglo-Saxon : George Schuyler and Langston Hughes in the nation -- All art is propaganda : the politics of a new Negro aesthetics -- Paul's committed suicide : a utopist tragedy in Wallace Thurman's Infants of the spring -- You mean you don't want me, 'Rene?" : anxiety, desire, and madness in Nella Larsen's Passing.
Subject African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Harlem Renaissance.
African Americans -- Race identity -- History -- 20th century.
American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
African Americans -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Related To Print version: Watts, Eric King,. Hearing the hurt. Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2012. 9780817317669 081731766X 0817386165 (DLC) 2012000097
ISBN 0817386165 (electronic bk.)
9780817386160 (electronic bk.)
9780817317669 (trade cloth : alk. paper)
081731766X (trade cloth : alk. paper)