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Miss Anne in Harlem: The White Women of the Black Renaissance

Feminist Conversations Fall 2013

Carla Kaplan will discuss and read from her much acclaimed new book, Miss Anne in Harlem: The White Women of the Black Renaissance. In this groundbreaking group biography, Kaplan, the Davis Distinguished Professor of American Literature at Northeastern University, brings to life a fascinating, if sometimes problematic group of women.

Dr. Kaplan is Davis Distinguished Professor of American Literature at Northeastern University. Her books include The Erotics of Talk and Zora Neale Hurston: A Life in Letters, and edited works by Hurston, Nella Larsen, and others. She has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the New York Public Library, the W. E. B. Du Bois Institute, and elsewhere.

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