New Negro

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New Negro

Important people, Harlem Renaissance and riots

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Indiana University, Bloomington
Aaad-A 150 - Surv Cultr of Black Americans

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AAAD 150 1nd Edition Lecture 14 Outline of Last Lecture I. Went over test Outline of Current Lecture II. New Negro III. 369th – NYC IV. Harlem Renaissance/ Jazz Age V. Scott Joplin VI. Duke Ellington VII.Claude McKay VIII. East Saint Louis IX. Chicago Race Riot Current Lecture I. New Negro  The movement to urban areas [many migrations]  Moved from South to North, country to city because they were tired of racial segregation and they wanted a better living and the ability to have access to a better education II. 369th – NYC  Most famous regiment in WW1  Most famous for spreading African American music o Band led by James Europe o Played most up to date music [jazz] o Band that introduced jazz to Europe III. Harlem Renaissance/ Jazz Age  Based on ragtime/blues [combinations of both] seen as a blend of Jazz  Black artistry was discovered  Maple Leaf Rag o Most popular ragtime song  Piano was a really popular form of entertainment These notes represent a detailed interpretation of the professor’s lecture. GradeBuddy is best used as a supplement to your own notes, not as a substitute.

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