Ebony Rising

Ebony Rising

Short Fiction of the Greater Harlem Renaissance Era

Book - 2004
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Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2004.
ISBN: 9780253216755
Characteristics: xlii, 552 p. ; 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Gable, Craig 1967-
Contents: Hope deferred / Alice Dunbar-Nelson
The closing door / Angelina Weld Grimke
Mary Elizabeth / Jessie Redmon Fauset
The comet / W.E.B. Du Bois
The foolish and the wise: Sallie Runner is introduced to Socrates ; The Foolish and the wise: Sanctum 777 N.S.D.C.O.U. meets Cleopatra / Leila Amos Pendleton
Becky ; Esther / Jean Toomer
Vignettes of the dusk / Eric Walrond
Blue aloes ; Slackened caprice / Ottie B. Graham
The city of refuge / Rudolph Fisher
The golden penknife / S. Miller Johnson
Mademoiselle 'Tasie / Eloise Bibb Thompson
Grist in the mill / Wallace Thurman
Hannah Byde / Dorothy West
Muttsy ; The Eatonville anthology / Zora Neale Hurston
Cordelia the crude / Wallace Thurman
Smoke, lilies and jade / Richard Bruce Nugent
Wedding day / Gwendolyn B. Bennett
City love / Eric Walrond
Lynching for profit / George S. Schuyler
Highball / Claude McKay
Game / Eugene Gordon
Masks / Eloise Bibb Thompson
Bathesda of Sinners Run / Maude Irwin Owens
He must think it out / Florida Ruffin Ridley
Anthropoi / John F. Matheus
Prologue to a life / Dorothy West
Sanctuary / Nella Larsen
Door-stops / May Miller
Cross crossings cautiously / Anita Scott Coleman
Why Adam ate the apple / Mercedes Gilbert
The needle's point / J. Saunders Redding
Crazy Mary / Claude McKay
His last day / Chester Himes
A summer tragedy ; Barrel staves / Arna Bontemps
Why, you reckon ; Spanish blood / Langston Hughes
John Archer's nose / Rudolph Fisher
Mob madness / Marion Vera Cuthbert
Gesture / Georgia Douglas Johnson
Pope Pius the only / Richard Bruce Nugent
Silt / Richard Wright
The return of a modern prodigal / Octavia B. Wynbush
Hate is nothing ; The whipping / Marita Bonner
A modern fable / Chester Himes
A matter of record / Ted Posten
Girl, colored / Marian Minus.


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