Born April 13, 1891
Died March 30, 1964
New York, New York
Nella Larsen. (Courtesy of Beineke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.)
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Harlem Renaissance writer Nella Larsen (1893-1963) received the Guggenheim Award in 1930 to support her continued work on the psychological novel at a time when the novel of social realism overshadowe...
One of the most promising writers to publish during the Harlem Renaissance, Nella Larsen has earned a reputation as an important Afro-American novelist on the basis of two books, Quicksand (1928) and...