Picturing the New Negro : Harlem Renaissance print culture and modern black identity / Caroline Goeser.
By: Goeser, Caroline.Material type: TextSeries: Culture America: Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2007Description: xiv, 360 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0700614664 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780700614660 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): African Americans in art | Illustration of books -- New York (State) -- New York -- 20th century | Magazine illustration -- New York (State) -- New York -- 20th century | African American illustrators -- New York (State) -- New York | Harlem RenaissanceAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Picturing the New Negro.DDC classification: 760/.04499730496073
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-350) and index.
Introduction : making black modern in the medium of illustration -- An overview of Harlem Renaissance illustrations and their reception. Strategizing from spaces between : Aaron Douglas and the art of illustrating ; From racial uplift to vernacular expression : commercial and little magazine illustrations ; "Worth the price of the book" : dust jacket and book illustrations ; Critical ambivalence : illustration's reception in print -- Critical themes in Harlem Renaissance illustration. Remaking the past, making the modern : race, gender, and the modern economy ; Religion as "power site of cultural resistance" ; Black and tan : racial and sexual crossings in Ebony and topaz ; "To smile satirically" : on wearing the minstrel mask -- A brief conclusion : on making black modern during the Renaissance and beyond.