Editor's Choice, 2004
Pennsylvania School Librarians Association Best Reference Title,
Choice Outstanding Academic Title, 2006
"Wintz and Finkelman's Encyclopedia exceeds in power
and scholarship all other reference works on the Harlem Renaissance...
Coverage is broad, deep, and scholarly... Highly recommended.
two-volume Encyclopedia is an invaluable resource
that extensively documents the events, people, and importance
of the Harlem Renaissance."
American Reference Books Annual
"Well written and cogent....A significant and useful addition
to reference works on the Harlem Renaissance.... Accessible
to readers on multiple levels and recommended for high school,
college, and public libraries."
Booklist/RBB (starred review)
in-depth essays on the life and works of major writers, artists,
and musicians of the period.... Comprehensive.... Thorough
and well-organized reference work.... Recommended for all
most well-rounded portrait of the movement available on resource
shelves.... This outstanding guide is highly recommended
for both public and academic libraries."
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