By Cherene Sherrard-Johnson,Jessie Fauset
Cherene Sherrard-Johnson's advent locations this literary vintage in either the hot modernist and transatlantic contexts and should be embraced via these attracted to earlytwentieth-century ladies writers, novels approximately passing, the Harlem Renaissance, the black/white divide, and diaspora reviews. chosen essays and poems penned by means of Fauset also are integrated, between them "Yarrow Revisited" and "Oriflamme," which aid spotlight the entire canon of her striking contribution to literature and supply contextual historical past to the novel.
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