Harlem Renaissance Unit Test Poetry Themes

“Dream Variation”
Aspirations

“Elevator Boy”
Lack of economic opportunities

“For a Lady I Know”
Racism reflected in religion

“Golgotha is a Mountain”
Racial / religious persecution

“Harlem Wine”
Life neglected due to racism

“Hatred”
Rejection of/ by race, religion, or rejected lover

“I, Too”
Pride in self

“Incident”
Traumatic experience

“Long Gone”
Freedom/ lack of roots

“Red Silk Stockings”
Assimilation

“Song”
Enslavement/ freedom

“Southern Road”
Duality/ nationalism

“Tableau”
Non- traditional couples

“The Day Breaker”
Call for action/ militancy

“The Negro Speaks of River”
Experiences deepened the soul

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Harlem Renaissance Unit Test Poetry Themes
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