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A GLIMPSE OF MOLLY MCQUADE

A GLIMPSE OF MOLLY MCQUADE

September 25, 2018
Molly McQuade was generous enough to grant me an hour of her time on a recent Saturday to talk about her books and her work only for the Independent Reviews Site. There have been enough interviews and reviews of her life and work on the Net to render the usual Where-Have-You-Been-and-Where-Are-You-Going sort of questions drearily redundant, and I didn't want to waste the time she had granted me asking them. I was curious, however, about this woman, whose critical…
RHAPSODIES IN BLACK:

RHAPSODIES IN BLACK:

September 5, 2018
Music and Words From The Harlem Renaissance 4 CD Set Rhino www.rhino.com The Harlem Renaissance (roughly1915-1937), like the Armenian holocaust or the bombing of Dresden, is a rarely talked about yet monumental event in history. Unlike the holocaust in Turkey or the immolation of Dresden however, the Harlem Renaissance was cause for celebration. Started around 1915 after the death of Booker T. Washington, the Renaissance was ushered in by black artists, writers and performers who, unlike Washington, had not…