We sit down with musician and graduate student Ashley Ellis to discuss the Harlem Renaissance and its significance including artists such as Aaron Douglas, Archibald Motley, Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, and others such as W.E.B. Du Bois, James Baldwin, and the Harlem Hellfighters.
Two maps we mention/use in the episode:
- Map of White Supremacy Mob Violence: https://plaintalkhistory.com/monroeandflorencework/explore/map2/#3.23/38/-94.75
- The Great Migration: https://lynchinginamerica.eji.org/explore/migration