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10 edition of Harlem redux found in the catalog.

Harlem redux

a novel

by Persia Walker

  • 182 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Harlem Renaissance -- Fiction.,
    • African Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPersia Walker.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3623.A438 H37 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination311 p. ;
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3557771M
      ISBN 100743224973
      LC Control Number2002017551
      OCLC/WorldCa48761751

      HARLEM REDUX. Prologue. Reading Group Guide. Audio Interview with Eye On Books. REVIEWS “A murder mystery set among the black bourgeoisie, it is also the heady tale of a bygone era compelling family intrigue and a full, vibrant portrait of that storied era when Harlem’s pulse was the rhythm of black America.” —The Boston Globe “McKay emerges as a .   Mr. Bey returned to Harlem in to photograph a city in the throes of gentrification for his “Harlem Redux” series. As Harlem's physical and social landscape changed drastically, Mr. Bey Author: Fayemi Shakur.

      HARLEM REDUX; Buy this book In Walker's exuberant third Harlem Renaissance mystery (after 's Darkness and the Devil Behind Me), new performing sensation Queenie Lovetree, a six-foot-three drag. Harlem Redux marks photographer Dawoud Bey’s return to the community that was the site of his first completed project Harlem, USA (). Before he was born, Bey’s parents met and lived in Harlem – this family history served as the inspiration for this work.

        The large-scale color photographs in “Harlem Redux” are a deliberate stylistic departure for an artist known for his portraiture. Since the late s, Bey had worked exclusively with large-format 4×5, shot from a tripod. Looking for books by Persia Walker? See all books authored by Persia Walker, including Mystery Writers of America Presents The Blue Religion: New Stories about Cops, Criminals, and the Chase, and Harlem Redux, and more on


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Harlem Redux is a murder mystery/suspense set in the ¿s Harlem in the midst of the glorious Renaissance that shares the same name. The novel opens with David McKay, a young, affluent attorney, who returns home from a four-year absence after discovering his sister, Lillian, has committed suicide/5(7).

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Buy Harlem Redux by Walker, Persia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(19). There has been a surfeit of books on the storied Harlem Renaissance, but Herb Boyd has given this historical era a fresh reprise.

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