Additional entries needed for Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance

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Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance
Drs. Venetria K. Patton and Kwakiutl L. Dreher, Editors
 

Seeking contributors for a new, 2-volume encyclopedia that brings to life a critical period that saw a flowering of art and music within African American communities from the end of World War I through the 1930s.

 

Please contact Venetria Patton at vpatton@purdue.edu if you are interested in contributing any of these remaining entries.  We are seeking completed entries by December 1st.   Please note that this list includes additional

 

entries since the previous posting.  Available topics and word lengths are listed below:

 

Music in the Harlem Renaissance

5000

Movement-Overview

Abbott's Monthly

750

Thing-Overview

Ellsworth Bumpy Johnson

750

Individual-Overview

Actors and Performers

1000

Individual-Overview

Alhambra Ballroom

2000

Place-Overview

Apollo Theater

2000

Place-Overview

Boston

2000

Place-Overview

Dark Tower, The

2000

Place-Overview

Domingo, Wilfred A.

750

Individual-Overview

Dunbar-Nelson, Alice 1875-1935

750

Individual-Overview

Ellington, Edward Kennedy (Duke) 1899-1974

750

Individual-Overview

Ethiopian Art Players

2000

Organization-Overview

Gilbert, Mercedes

750

Individual-Overview

Good Night Angeline (1919)

500

Other-Overview

Happy Rhones

2000

Place-Overview

Hayden, Palmer Cole

750

Individual-Overview

Jungle Alley

2000

Place-Overview

Lewis, Theophilus 1891-1974

750

Individual-Overview

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

2000

Organization-Overview

National Association of Colored Women

2000

Organization-Overview

Negritude

1000

Other-Overview

Negro World

1000

Thing-Overview

Philadelphia, PA

2000

Place-Overview

Pickens, William

750

Individual-Overview

Piranean Club

500

Thing-Overview

Porgy and Bess

500

Other-Overview

Primary Documents

15000

Other-Overview

Rainey, Ma

750

Individual-Overview

Renaissance Casino and Ballroom

2000

Place-Overview

Small's Paradise nightclub

1000

Place-Overview

Waring, Laura Wheeler

750

Individual-Overview

Webb, Chick

750

Individual-Overview

Woodruff, Hale Aspacio

750

Individual-Overview