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McKay, Claude 1890-1948

Overview
Works: 258 works in 701 publications in 2 languages and 36,616 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  History  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Sources 
Roles: Performer, Narrator, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3525.A24785, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Claude McKay
American poetry : the twentieth century by The Library of America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Home to Harlem by Claude McKay ( Book )
50 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic novel gives voice the the alienation and frustration of urban blacks during an era when Harlem was in vogue. With sensual, often brutal accuracy, Claude McKay traces the parallel paths of two very different young men struggling to find their way through the suspicion and prejudice of American society. At the same time, this stark but moving story touches on the central themes of the Harlem Renaissance, including the urgent need for unity and identity among blacks
Banana Bottom by Claude McKay ( Book )
44 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bita Plant is adopted and sent to England from Jamaica by white missionary benefactors and returns to her home village of Banana Bottom seven years later a beautiful, cultured young lady. Despite the evangelical guidance of her foster parents and friendship with a white squire, Bita is increasingly drawn to the vitality of her more natural culture with its festivals, superstitions, revival meetings, and passionate courtships." -- Back cover
Banjo; a story without a plot by Claude McKay ( Book )
23 editions published between 1920 and 1982 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Lincoln Agrippa Daily, known to his drifter cohorts on the 1920s Marseilles waterfront as "Banjo," passes his days panhandling and dreaming of starting his own little band. At night Banjo, Malty, Ginger, Dengel, Bugsy, Taloufa, Goosey, and even Jake of Home to Harlem prowl the rough waterfront bistros, drinking, looking for women, playing music, fighting, loving, and talking about their homes in Senegal, the West Indies, or the American South."--P. [4] of cover
The passion of Claude McKay; selected poetry and prose, 1912-1948 by Claude McKay ( Book )
10 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poems of Claude McKay by Claude McKay ( Book )
15 editions published between 1953 and 1981 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete poems by Claude McKay ( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Containing more than three hundred poems, including nearly a hundred published here for the first time, this collection showcases the range of Claude McKay (1889-1948), the Jamaican-born poet and novelist whose life and work were marked by restless travel and steadfast social protest."--Jacket
The Negroes in America by Claude McKay ( Book )
5 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harlem: Negro metropolis by Claude McKay ( Book )
18 editions published between 1940 and 1978 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gingertown by Claude McKay ( Book )
18 editions published between 1932 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African-American classics ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Twenty-three stories and poems by America's earliest black authors, illustrated by contemporary black artists including: authors, Langston Hughes [et al.]; adaptations, Alex Simmons, Christopher Priest, Mat Johnson; illustrators, Afua Richardson [et al.]"--Cover p. [4]
A fierce hatred of injustice : Claude McKay's Jamaica and his poetry of rebellion by Winston James ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harlem shadows : the poems of Claude McKay by Claude McKay ( Book )
10 editions published between 1922 and 2010 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dialect poetry of Claude McKay by Claude McKay ( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthology of Negro poetry by Arna Bontemps ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents selections from the works of Langston Hughes, Sterling Brown, Claude McKay, Countee Cullen, Margaret Walker, and Gwendolyn Brooks
Selected poems of Claude McKay : with a biographical note by Claude McKay ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harlem glory : a fragment of Aframerican life by Claude McKay ( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs of Jamaica by Claude McKay ( Book )
11 editions published between 1912 and 1969 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Claude McKay ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems by Claude McKay, one of the first poets of the Harlem Renaissance
Selected poems by Claude McKay ( Book )
9 editions published in 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Edwards, Eli 1889-1948
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Mackay, C. (Claude), 1890-1948
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MacKay, Festus Claudius 1889-1948
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Languages
English (335)
French (1)
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