The Harlem Renaissance

Be sure to include at least one historical detail in each sentence:

After World War I, African-Americans began to migrate to Northern cities, such as New York. One reason for this migration

was_______________________. (Make sure to use a clear historical detail/example to supports your thoughts)

The New York neighborhood of Harlem became a hotbed of African-American expression. One example of this expression is when _______________ (choose a

Harlem writer, singer, or painter) created ________________ (name of poem, story, book, or song), which was about ________________________ (topic or

message of poem, story, book, or song).