Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 July 2012

624 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199795048

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The Works of Alain Locke

Edited by Charles Molesworth and Foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Collected Black Writings

  • Presents the most expansive and wide-ranging collection of writings by the father of the Harlem Renaissance
  • Covers politics, literature, visual arts, drama, and other aspects of American cultural life in the first half of the twentieth century
  • Extensive introduction by Charles Molesworth puts Locke and his writings in historical/cultural context
  • Foreword by renowned scholar of African American literature and culture, Henry Louis Gates Jr., testifies to the enduring importance of Locke

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