African American Icons
The Harlem Renaissance, centered in Harlem new York, was the outpouring of African American artistic and literary creative activity.
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It stimulated black pride, racial solidarity and revealed their rich heritage, and confronted racism.
Image provided by Herbert Clark.
African American art, literature, music, and theater became apart of mainstream American culture.