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The English Urban Renaissance: Culture and Society in the Provincial Town 1660-1770

Peter Borsay

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202554
eISBN:
9780191675409
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202554.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

In the century after the Restoration of 1660, English provincial towns experienced a cultural renaissance. The population from the small towns decreased and people migrated into bigger towns and ... More


The Black Chicago Renaissance

Darlene Clark Hine and John McCluskey Jr. (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037023
eISBN:
9780252094392
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037023.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

Beginning in the 1930s, Black Chicago experienced a cultural renaissance that lasted into the 1950s and rivaled the cultural outpouring of the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s. This book analyzes this ... More


New Negroes Forging a New World

Davarian L. Baldwin

in Escape from New York: The New Negro Renaissance beyond Harlem

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677382
eISBN:
9781452947877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677382.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book investigates the Harlem Renaissance in the United States from a new vantage point in an attempt to challenge and expand our understanding of the New Negro experience. Alongside a wider ... More


The Native 1970s: Maurice Kenny and Fag Rag

Lisa Tatonetti

in The Queerness of Native American Literature

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816692781
eISBN:
9781452949642
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816692781.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter analyzes Maurice Kenny’s early poetry from 1970s queer journals such as Fag Rag. Fag Rag is categorized as a gay male porn magazine because of its inclusion of essays with erotic content ... More


The Hispanics

Lisa Sánchez-Johnsen

in People and Cultures of Hawai'i: The Evolution of Culture and Ethnicity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835804
eISBN:
9780824868529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835804.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter focuses on the ethnocultural identity of Hispanics/Latinos and the contributions Hispanics have made in Hawaiʻi, the new multicultural identity of Latinos in Hawaiʻi, and future ... More


Culture

Robyn Ferrell

in Sacred Exchanges: Images in Global Context

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231148801
eISBN:
9780231504423
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231148801.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This chapter discusses how the story of Aboriginal acrylic art has become more poignant as a result of the troubled nature of life in the outback communities. While the art's economic success holds ... More


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