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dc.contributor.author Sollors, Werner
dc.date.accessioned 2009-09-21T11:57:18Z
dc.date.available 2009-09-21T11:57:18Z
dc.date.issued 2009-01-20
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2022/3685
dc.description.abstract In the period that witnessed the rise of communism and its transformation into Stalinism, the emergence of fascism, and two momentous "interwar wars," numerous African American intellectuals met their counterparts in Europe. Encounters include: Counte Cullen and Claire Goll (Paris), Claude McKay, Alain Locke, and George Grosz (Paris, Berlin, Moscow), McKay, Vladimir Mayakovsky, and Leon Trotsky (Soviet Union), Horace Cayton and Nancy Cunard (Paris and Hamburg),Alain Locke and the "Black Watch on the Rhine" (French-occupied Rhineland), Langston Hughes, James Yates, and the Spanish Civil War,and W.E.B. Du Bois in Nazi Germany. Common human misunderstandings create a comedy of intellectuals against the climate of political violence in interwar Europe. en
dc.description.sponsorship William T. Patten Foundation en
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.publisher Indiana University William T. Patten Foundation en
dc.relation.isversionof Click on the PURL link below in the "External Files" section to play this video. The audio-only mp3 file is also available below in the "Files" section. en
dc.relation.uri http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/general/video/VAB7968
dc.title African American Intellectuals in Europe in the Interwar Period en
dc.type Presentation


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