Regina Anderson Andrews, Harlem Renaissance Librarian - download pdf or read online

By Ethelene Whitmire

ISBN-10: 0252038509

ISBN-13: 9780252038501

ISBN-10: 0252081307

ISBN-13: 9780252081309

The first African American to go a department of the recent York Public Library (NYPL), Regina Andrews led a unprecedented lifestyles. Allied with W. E. B. Du Bois, she fought for merchandising and equivalent pay opposed to entrenched sexism and racism. Andrews additionally performed a key function within the Harlem Renaissance, aiding writers and intellectuals with committed workspace at her one hundred and thirty fifth highway department Library. After hours she cohosted a mythical salon that drew the likes of Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston. Her paintings as an actress and playwright helped verified the Harlem Experimental Theater.

Ethelene Whitmire's new biography deals the 1st full-length portrait of Andrews' activism, engagement with the humanities of the Harlem Renaissance, and paintings with the NYPL.

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The 1st African American to move a department of the recent York Public Library (NYPL), Regina Andrews led a rare lifestyles. Allied with W. E. B. Du Bois, she fought for merchandising and equivalent pay opposed to entrenched sexism and racism. Andrews additionally performed a key function within the Harlem Renaissance, assisting writers and intellectuals with devoted workspace at her one hundred and thirty fifth road department Library.

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