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In search of Nella Larsen

Hutchinson, George

In search of Nella Larsen

a biography of the color line

by Hutchinson, George

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Belknap Press of Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Larsen, Nella,
  • Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • African American novelists -- Biography,
  • Harlem Renaissance,
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 491-591) and index.

    StatementGeorge Hutchinson.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3523.A7225 Z69 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 611 p. :
    Number of Pages611
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23241945M
    ISBN 100674021800
    ISBN 109780674021808
    LC Control Number2005058129

    In Search of Nella Larsen A Biography of the Color Line (Book): Hutchinson, George: Born to a Danish seamstress and a black West Indian cook in one of the Western Hemisphere's most infamous vice districts, Nella Larsen () lived her life in the shadows of America's racial divide. She wrote about that life, was briefly celebrated in her time, then was lost to later generations--only. In Search of Nella Larsen: A Biography of the Color Line George Hutchinson, Author Belknap Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

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    Nellallitea 'Nella' Larsen (first called Nellie Walker) was an American novelist of the Harlem Renaissance who wrote two novels and a few short stories. Though her literary output was scant, what she wrote earned her recognition by her contemporaries and by present-day critics/5.   * In Search of Nella Larsen: A Biography of the Color Line by George Hutchinson Harvard University Press, May $, ISBN George Hutchinson demonstrates a keen capacity for meticulous research in his exhaustive unraveling of the fife of Nella Larsen, a biracial novelist and shining light of the Harlem Renaissance.


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