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Harlem Renaissance: Home

This guide is for students researching the Harlem Renaissance for English 126.


The Harlem Renaissance, also known as the New Negro Movement, was an arts, culture and social movement based in the Harlem neighborhood of New York during the 1920s. Its artistic legacy and cultural importance has lasted far beyond that brief time period.

Use this subject guide on the Harlem Renaissance to help you find primary and secondary sources on the era and its creators.