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Harlem Renaissance

Go to the Online Catalog to find books, articles and more at Memorial Library:

  • Use the catalog to look for additional titles on African American political activists, social thought, and intellectual life, as well as searching on the names of particular individuals and on specific movements (Pan-Africanism, Socialism).
  • Search by author, title, keyword or subject. 
  • Search on the general topic "Harlem Renaissance" to get a sense of the scope of the collection.
  • Also search for titles on 20th century African American history and social and political movements, as well as on the names of theorists such as W.E.B. DuBois, Alain Locke and Marcus Garvey.

Try one of these more specialized databases:

Books By and About Harlem Renaissance-era Theorists

Selected Primary Sources