Cover image for Harlem crossroads : Black writers and the photograph in the twentieth century
Title:
Harlem crossroads : Black writers and the photograph in the twentieth century
Author:
Blair, Sara.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
xxi, 353 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
A riot of images: Harlem and the pursuit of modernity -- Documenting Harlem: images and afterlives -- From Black voices to Black power: Richard Wright and the trial of documentary -- Ralph Ellison, photographer -- Photo-text capital: James Baldwin, Richard Avedon, and the uses of Harlem -- Dodging and burning: the writer and the image after the Civil Rights Era -- Coda looking back: Toni Morrison and the return to Plato's cave.
ISBN:
9780691130873
Format :
Book