The New Negro Movement
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The New Negro Movement

Test your knowledge on the New Negro Movement and its impact on art, activism, and jazz. Discover the influential figures and organizations that played a key role in promoting African heritage and black culture during this transformative era.

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Who was one of the most influential figures of the Harlem Renaissance?

Langston Hughes

What genre of poetry did Langston Hughes help pioneer?

jazz poetry

Which poem is probably Langston Hughes' most famous?

'The Negro Speaks of Rivers'

Which poem by Langston Hughes is said to foreshadow the Civil Rights Movement?

<p>'A Dream Deferred'</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which civil rights advocate helped found the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People?

<p>W. E. B. Du Bois</p> Signup and view all the answers

What were two famous works by W. E. B. Du Bois?

<p>The Souls of Black Folk and Black Reconstruction in America</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the name of the influential journal that W. E. B. Du Bois edited?

<p>The Crisis</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which two musicians were associated with the Harlem Renaissance?

<p>Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which popular venue in Harlem was 'white only'?

<p>The Cotton Club</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the Harlem Renaissance?

<p>An African-American cultural movement that flourished in the 1920s and 1930s</p> Signup and view all the answers

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