Profiles American women writers of the period, highlighting their contributions to important literary movements in 20th-century US history, especially modernism and the Harlem Renaissance. Each profile contains sections on the author's life, major works and themes, critical reception, and a bibliogrIn some of her stories, she uses the second person to talk directly to the reader. ... The speaker of aquot;Black Babyaquot; celebrates the African American identity of her black child by comparing his eyes with coals and diamonds. ... Other poems contrast two ideas: aquot;Definitionaquot; (Reason for Singing) and aquot;Modesaquot; (Reason for Singing) contrast night against day, ... garn Crisis second prize award; her short story aquot; Three Dogs and a Rabbitaquot; received the Crisis third prize for best short story in 1925; andanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Women Writers, 1900-1945|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2000-01-01|