Nigger Heaven

Reading experience

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Nigger Heaven

Reading experience
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Evidence

"Harold gave me the ?Definitive Edition? of the Week-end Book for Xmas. It has drawings by Rutherston, and will be very precious I understand as a first edition. Will Wood left me a Tauchnitz edition of ?Nigger Heaven? by a coloured writer Carl Van Vechten. ?Nigger Heaven? is Haarlem ? a New York district mostly inhabited by coloured people. One does not like American ?last living? any the better for being black rather than white ? and there is very little else to it, except one or two less mentionable points of biological interest whose significance, if grasped, might shake the complacency of the more stupid whites."

Source


Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Moore, Winifred Agnes
Aged 52 [Experience in 1929, born in 1877]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1929
Time of Reading Experience
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England
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Notes
This material copyright Shirley Gould Smith and Andrew Neill Vanson Moore.

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Accessed on 2020/08/11 09:42:42

Related place
England
Related people
Moore, Winifred Agnes
Related place
England
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Nigger Heaven

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-14112

Evidence

"Harold gave me the ?Definitive Edition? of the Week-end Book for Xmas. It has drawings by Rutherston, and will be very precious I understand as a first edition. Will Wood left me a Tauchnitz edition of ?Nigger Heaven? by a coloured writer Carl Van Vechten. ?Nigger Heaven? is Haarlem ? a New York district mostly inhabited by coloured people. One does not like American ?last living? any the better for being black rather than white ? and there is very little else to it, except one or two less mentionable points of biological interest whose significance, if grasped, might shake the complacency of the more stupid whites."

Source


Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Moore, Winifred Agnes
Aged 52 [Experience in 1929, born in 1877]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1929
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT13
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF3
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
This material copyright Shirley Gould Smith and Andrew Neill Vanson Moore.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:


http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/66789
Accessed on 2020/08/11 09:42:42

Related place
England
Related people
Moore, Winifred Agnes
Related place
England
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