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Hubert Harrison: Growing Appreciation For This Giant Of Black History; December...

AFRICANGLOBE - Hubert Harrison (1883-1927), the “father of Harlem radicalism” and founder of the militant “New Negro Movement,” is a giant of our history. He was extremely important in his day and his significant contributions and influence are attracting increased study and discussion today. On the anniversary of his December 17, 1927, death let us all make a commitment to learn more about the important struggles that he and other waged. Let us also commit to share this knowledge with others.

Trice: Chicago Had its Own Black Renaissance

In 1997, Darlene Clark Hine came across an essay in which Harlem Renaissance writer Arna Bontemps argued that Black Chicago had its own, little-known...