Blood Relations / Edition 1

Blood Relations / Edition 1

by Irma Watkins-Owens
     
 

Caribbean Immigrants and the Harlem Community, 1900-1930.In Blood Relations Irma Watkins-Owens focuses on the complex interaction of African Americans and African Caribbeans in Harlem during the first decades of the twentieth century. Between 1900 and 1930, 40,000 Caribbean immigrants settled in New York City and joined with African Americans to create the unique

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Caribbean Immigrants and the Harlem Community, 1900-1930.In Blood Relations Irma Watkins-Owens focuses on the complex interaction of African Americans and African Caribbeans in Harlem during the first decades of the twentieth century. Between 1900 and 1930, 40,000 Caribbean immigrants settled in New York City and joined with African Americans to create the unique ethnic community of Harlem.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253210487
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
03/01/1996
Series:
Blacks in the Diaspora Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

1 Introduction: Intraracial Ethnicity in Harlem, 1900-1930
2 Panama Silver Meets Jim Crow
3 "On to Harlem"
4 Churches, Benevolent Associations, and Ethnicity
5 Politics and the Struggle for Autonomy
6 Stepladder to Community
7 Marcus Garvey: "Negro Subject of Great Britain"
8 Ethnic and Race Enterprise
9 The Underground Entrepreneur
10 Harlem Writers and Intraracial Ethnicity
11 Conclusion: Blood Relations in the Black Metropolis

Appendix
Notes
Selected Bibliography
Index

Indiana University Press

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