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The Great Gatsby: Harlem Renaissance

Resources for Ms. Gibbs's American Lit. Students

Books from the Library


Jacob Lawrence, 1946
Watercolor on paper, 28.25 x21.5''

Overview: Langston Hughes & the Harlem Renaissance

"The Weary Blues" read by Langston Hughes

Cotton Club

Cotton Club

"Cotton Club." Photos/Illustrations. Bettmann/Corbis. American HistoryABC-CLIO, 2016. Web. 2 Feb. 2016.


Aspects of Negro Life: Song of the Towers

Aspects of Negro Life: Song of the Towers
Aaron Douglas, 1934
Oil on Canvas