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Crossing the Lines Dividing the Races

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White women who became denizens of black neighborhoods and culture during the Harlem Renaissance are the subject of Carla Kaplan’s “Miss Anne in Harlem.”
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This article takes a look at women of the Harlem Renaissance- more specifically, the white women who became immersed in the culture of the time. 

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The Harlem Renaissance

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The Harlem Renaissance: List of artists and index to where their art can be viewed at art museums worldwide.
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This website hosts a wide collection of artwork from those artists of the Harlem Renaissance. 

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Nikki Grimes children's book author poet teacher children's literature young adultsCoretta Scott King award

Nikki Grimes children's book author poet teacher children's literature young adultsCoretta Scott King award | The Harlem Renaissance | Scoop.it
Nikki Grimes, poet and award-winning author of more than 45 books for children and adults, has created a fun and useful site for teachers and readers of all ages.
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When we study the Harlem Renaissance, we also read the novel Bronx Masquerade which features high school students living in the Bronx. The students are inspired by the poets of the Harlem Renaissance, and they begin writing their own poetry. 

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A Brief Guide to the Harlem Renaissance | Academy of American Poets

The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. For over three generations, the Academy has connected millions of people to great poetry through programs such as National Poetry Month, the largest literary celebration in the world; Poets.org, the Academy’s popular website; American Poets, a biannual literary journal; and an annual series of poetry readings and special events. Since its founding, the Academy has awarded more money to poets than any other organization.
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This website gives background information on the poets of the Harlem  Renaissance, as well as a database of their poetry. 

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Harlem Renaissance - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Harlem Renaissance, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
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This source features numerous articles, videos, and photographs from the Harlem Renaissance.

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