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The Harlem Renaissance - Black Cultural Movement in Art Music and Literature
Choose a Poet
Gwendolyn Bennett (Will Morrison), Sterling Brown (Sebastian), Arna Bontemps (Jack), Langston Hughes (Kendrick A), Claude McKay (Maxwell), Countee Cullen (Kendrick P), Jean Toomer (Zak), Jessie Redmon Fauset (Will Montana), Joseph S. Cotter (Zach), Helene Johnson (Luke), Mae Cowdery (Max) , Waring Cuney (Lucien), Fenton Johnson (Patrick), Anne Spencer (Kyle)
Source: Wikimedia Commons
Assignment Details: 4 Slides
Present slide show that includes:
1) Biography of the poet
2) Information about his or her works
3) Leads class through analysis of one poem (so have slide with text of poem)
4) Works Consulted (Bibliography)--At least 2 sources (no Wikipedia)
You will be graded on content as well as the organization, clarity and visual appeal of your presentation.