Black History Month: Scenes From The Harlem Renaissance

- By Bossip Staff Categories: News, The Atlanta Post

It’s a challenge for many historians to discern just when the Harlem Renaissance began and ended. No doubt that all of those who lived during that time, even in Harlem, didn’t know what they were experiencing. Imagine, realizing that one of the great African-American cultural movements was taking place in a time of extreme inequality and racial strife.  The era was most defined by artists like Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes, who, along with other poets, writers and musicians, led an energetic movement for Black artistic expression in the 1920s and 193os.

Continued at The Atlanta Post

We Recommend

More on Bossip

Sweet Black Love: Bengals Baller A.J. Green Jumps The Broom With His Beautiful Bride In Atlanta [Video + Photos]

The Tears: A History Of Sitcom Deaths That Actually Made Us Cry

Struggle Sorcery: The Worst Makeup Fails Of All-Time, Pt. 2

Tyga Bait: More Of The Funniest, Craziest & Shadiest Comments Left On Kylie Jenner’s Instagram Pics

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus