Cary D. Wintz

Harlem Speaks:
A Living History of the Harlem Renaissance

“Harlem Speaks speaks of a rollicking rich time of cultural transformation in which all of us would have wished to live. Cary Wintz and his authoritative contributors have served up a vibrantly incisive panoply of arts and letters and music that makes it possible virtually to do so.”
--David Levering Lewis, author of
When Harlem Was in Vogue

Selected Works

This collection of original essays explores the long hisory of African American candidates for the presidency or vice-presidency. Each chapter takes the story one step further, culminating with Barack Obama's victory in 2008, (with Bruce Glasrud).
An amazing collection of essays that that fundamentally reshapes our understanding of an area of creativity and change that is usually seen through the lens of New York by recasting ourscholarly sights westward, (with Bruce Glasrud).
An intriguing Harlem Renaissance study combining sound and text to bring to life Harlem and its artists.
A pioneering study of Harlem and the literary movement that emerged there in the early 20th century.
The words and thoughts of four dominant African Americans: Washington, Du Bois Garvey, Randolph.