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Becoming African Americans

Black Public Life in Harlem, 1919–1939

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HARDCOVER

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$56.00 • £48.95 • €50.95

ISBN 9780674032620

Publication Date: 03/31/2009

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304 pages

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

17 halftones

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  • List of Illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Becoming African American
  • 1. Africa the Motherland
  • 2. Discovering a Usable African Past
  • 3. Institutionalizing Africa, Past and Present
  • 4. The Artistic Capital of Africa
  • 5. Haiti, a Stepping Stone to Africa
  • 6. Ethiopia Ahoy!
  • Epilogue: What’s in a Name?
  • Notes
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2010 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for a First Book of History, Government of Victoria, Australia
  • Shortlist, 2009 New South Wales Premier’s History Awards, General History Prize
  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2009

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