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African American
art
Chicago
Cotton Club
experience
Globetrotters
movement
Music
poetry
pride

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Harlem Renaissance Crossword

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rebirth or revival of intellectual or artistic achievement renaissance
movement to the North Great Migration
Harlem is a section of ____ in New York Manhattan
first theatre to desegregate in New York Lafayette Theatre
whites only club with black performers Cotton Club
the years between WWI and the Great Depression Boom Time
music that originated from African American communities of New Orleans during the 20th century. Jazz
music that originated from the deep South. Vocal/instrumental blues
death by hanging lynching
author who wrote about every problem in the 20th century WEB Du Bois
style of art realism
1930s, brass instruments, medium-fast tempos swing jive
one of the most famous jazz composers duke ellington

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Harlem Renaissance Crossword

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Prominent Harlem poet who married W. E. B. Dubois's daughter CounteeCullen
A benefit of the Harlem Renaissance was that it demonstrated the _______ spirit of a people. indefatigable
A time after the War Between the States when the Southern states were occupied by the U. S. military. Reconstruction
Famous for her "Banana Dance" JosephineBaker
First African American to be admitted to Barnard College; author; anthropologist ZoraNealeHurston
The Harlem Renaissance helped lay the foundation for the _______ ______ ______. CivilRightsMovement
The Harlem poet who wrote "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings." PaulLawrenceDunbar
Plessy vs. Ferguson was a Supreme Court case that upheld __________> segregation
a labor organizer APhillipRandolph
Editor, philosopher, and public intellectual, who wrote The Soul of Black Folks WEBDuBois
Co-wrote the song considered the Black national anthem JamesWeldonJohnson
Believed African American education should be learning about trades like mechanics and plumbing: debated W. E. B. Dubois BookerTWashington
The Harlem ________ bravely fought on the front lines of World War I. Hellfighters
Harlem poet who wrote "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" Langston Hughes
Social gatherings hosted by local women to showcase local artists and raise money to pay household expenses. rentparties
The Harlem Renaissance instilled cultural ________. pride
A vocal improvisation associated with jazz scat
A Harlem poet who wrote "A Dream Deferred" LangstonHughes
An innovative form of music that emerged from Black culture that is considered distinctly American jazz
Actor, singer, athlete, political activist PaulRobeson
What the fifteenth amendment guaranteed African Americans vote
The Harlem Renaissance helped transform Black ________. identity

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The Harlem Renaissance Crossword

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This was another name for the Harlem Renaissance. New Negro Movement
This writer drew on the rhythms of African American music for his work. Countee Cullen
A musician who helped develop jazz music from the blues and gospel. Bessie Smith
This artist used African American motifs and folk tales as inspiration for his work. Romare Bearden
This stage performer brought African American culture to New York audiences. Paul Robeson
Marcus Garvey led a "Back to _______" movement. Africa
The Harlem Globetrotters are known as an all black ________ team. basketball
This city's population more than doubled in size. Chicago
African Americans flooded into this area of New York. Harlem
Wrote "The Souls of Black Folk". WEB Dubois
The Great Migration took place from 1910 to 1920 when massive amounts of black southerners moved from the rural south the urban _____. North
The foundation was laid for this 1960s movement that promoted racial integration. Civil RIghts
Double Consciousness is when African Americans identify as both black and this. American

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Roaring 20s Word Search

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Hollywood
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Cotton Club
Harlem Renaissance
Great Gatsby
Gangsters
smoking
Fashion
coal
Consumerism
Art Deco
RADIO
Bootlegger
Stockmarket
Poor
Rich
Automobile
Prohibition
Flapper
Jazz

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The Harlem Renaissance Bingo Cards

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The New Negro Movement
Langston Hughes
Great Depression
19th Amendment
Jazz & Blues
Alain Locke
Louis Armstrong
The Apollo
The Great Migration
Hubert Harrison
The Crisis
literature music art theatre
World War I
Marcus Garvey
Harlem Renaissance Writers
NY Harlem Globe Trotters
Art Deco
The Cotton Club
Not Without Laughter
Zoot suit
Flaaper dresses and Gloves
be born again
The Great Gatsby
Jazz Age

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The Roaring 20's Crossword

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Occurred after what war? World War 1
The country withdrew ____ and called for worldwide disarmament. isolationism
American are influenced by new advertisements and ___ techniques. marketing
American bought appliances, ___, commercially procssed food, mass produced autos, and new fashions. cosmetics
"Buy ___, pay later." now
What industry influenced the popular culture? motion picture
Harlem renaissance started in the early ___'s. 1900
African-american arts started in what city? Harlem
African-american cultural movement. Harlem Renaissance
A growing ___ class helped foster the growth. middle
Increasing number of ___ and socially conscious African-Americans. educated
African-americans were encouraged to celebrate their what? Heritage
American poet, novelist, playwright, short story writer, and newspaper columnist. Langston hughes
Langston Hughes considered himself a ___. peoples poet
Jazz Age started where? New Orleans
Type of music that got famous in the roaring 20's. jazz
Famous jazz musician. Louis Armstrong
How many jazz clubs were there in Harlem alone. 500
Street in Harlem where there were many music producers. Tin Pan Alley
"The King of Tin Pan Alley" Irving Berlin
Women with short hair, played sports, and drove cars. flappers
Secret bars. speakeasies
Who controlled all of Chicago's liquor sales. Al Capone
Who helped arrest Al Capone for tax evasion? Eliot Ness
The youth of the 1920's earned what nickname? Lost Generation
Authors Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote about ___. disillusionment
American painters focused on the impact of growing ___. cities
_____ owned speakeasies. gangsters
By 1925, there were about how many speakeasies in New York? 30,000
Americans were ready to adopt new ____ and new ways. manners

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Harlem renaissance Word Search

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Aaron Douglas
Archibald Motley
Art
Billie holiday
Blues
Color
Countee Collen
Duke Ellington
Geometrical
Harlem
Jazz
Langston Hughes
Louis Armstrong
Meta Fuller
Music
Painter
Palmer Hayden
Poetry
Renaissance
Rhythm
Sculptor
Social
Swing
Weary Blues
Work

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JSMV Harlem Renaissance Crossword Puzzle

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What is the Harlem Renaissance? African American Movement
Movement of African Americans move to northern Urban cities? Great Migration
What is a realistic art form that was formed in Soviet Union? Socail realism
This cultural movement became known as "The New Negro Movement" but later called? Harlem Renaissance
Most famous name in Harlem Renaissance? langston Hughes
Reason of the Decline of Harlem Renaissance ? Wall Street Crash of 1929
A painter in the Harlem Renaissance who painted about the Great Migration? Jacob Lawrence
He was the most famous "American Gangster?" Al Capone
What neighborhood in NYC where a celebration of African American culture was centered ? Harlem
Who is the real Goat? James

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The Harlem Renaissance Word Search

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artistic
political
social
trumpet player
band leader
political leader
the father of harlem
Hubert Harrison
Zora Neale Hurston
Du Bois
The cotton club
Jack Johnson
Langston Hughes
Billie Holiday
Marcus Garvey
Louis Armstrong

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The Harlem Renaissance Crossword

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Who was famous painter during the Harlem Renaissance? Archibald Motely
What was the type of music that was born during this era> Blues and Jazz
Who was an AMerican poet, novelist, playwrite, short story writer, and columnist during this era? Langston Hughes
A term coined in 1925 by sociologist and critic Alain Leroy Locke. The New Negro
THe movement of 1.3 million African-Americans out of the Southern United States to the North, Midwest, and West from 1915 to 1930 was known as what? Great Migration
Female jazz singer in this era. Billie Holiday
The name of the theater in New York City where many great African-American musicians got their start during the Renaissance. Apollo
In 1921, African-American theater producers launched the first African-American show on Broadway was called. Shuffle Along
Famous singer and musician in this time era. Louis Armstrong
Who wrote, "It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Cot That Swing"? Duke Ellington
Name of the city that launched the Harlem Renaissance New York
The success of the artists relied on black patrons and one white American. Charlotte Osgood Mason

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