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2017


Jazz as Black History: Teaching African American History Through Musicology

Matthew Menschner
Keywords: African American History, American History, Bebop, Grades 9-12, Jazz, Music Studies, Literature, Music History, Musicology, Jazz History, Jazz Studies, Swing Music, The Harlem Renaissance, The Jazz Age, World War II

2009


Homage to a Mockingbird: Poetry in Motion

Stacia D. Parker
Keywords: 1930s, characters, collaboration, conscience, courage, found poem, haiku, Harper Lee, historical background, Historical Context, social responsibility, odes, poetry, social injustice, social order, sonnet, The Black Arts Movement, The Harlem Renaissance, themes, To Kill a Mockingbird

2007


The Harlem Renaissance

Richard P. Holmes
Keywords: African American, African American art, African American History, History, dance, Music, Literature, The Harlem Renaissance

2006


The American Dream Redefined – How the Harlem Renaissance Questioned and Changed the Idea of the American Dream

Laura C. Jacklin
Keywords: History, Literature, maryann dicker, poetry, The Harlem Renaissance

A Celebration of African American Oral Tradition in Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

Deborah Samuel
Keywords: African American oral traditions, The Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston

Poetry and Music of the Harlem Renaissance and Today

Alexandra Volin Avelin
Keywords: African American activists, Alain Locke, poetry, The Harlem Renaissance

The Women of the Harlem Renaissance

Catherine Thornton-Brownlee
Keywords: African American culture, African American literature, The Harlem Renaissance

Women of the Harlem Renaissance

Megan Wapner
Keywords: African American literature, The Harlem Renaissance, women

Hip Hop Renaissance: The Struggle for Self-expression

Russell Kaback
Keywords: African American culture, hip-hop, poetry, The Harlem Renaissance