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African Americans in the Performing Arts

Collier T. Bettye

African Americans in the Performing Arts

An Encyclopedia

by Collier T. Bettye

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Published by Henry Holt & Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11276020M
    ISBN 100805051252
    ISBN 109780805051254

    As the life experiences of African Americans changed, from slavery through the Harlem Renaissance, their creative activities have reflected it. Keywords: African American, creative arts, slavery, Harlem Renaissance 1. Introduction African American creative arts arrived on the slave ships with the African people who brought their ways of. The African American theatre directory, a comprehensive guide to early Black theatre organizations, companies, theatres, and performing groups User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict This is an excellent addition to the author's earlier works on African Americans in the American theater, including Contemporary Black American.

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