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Author:Claude McKay

Claude McKay
(1889/1890–1948)
Jamaican writer and poet, who was a seminal figure in the Harlem Renaissance
Claude McKay

Contents

WorksEdit

PoetryEdit

CollectionsEdit

  • Songs of Jamaica (1912)
  • Constab Ballads (1912)
  • Spring in New Hampshire and Other Poems (1920)
  • America (1921)
  • Harlem Shadows (1922) (transcription project)
  • The Selected Poems of Claude McKay (1953)

Individual poemsEdit

FictionEdit

  • Home to Harlem (1928)
  • Banjo (1929)
  • Banana Bottom (1933)
  • Gingertown (1932)

Non fictionEdit

  • A Long Way from Home (1937)
  • My Green Hills of Jamaica (1979)
  • Harlem: Negro Metropolis (1940)


 

Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1924.


The author died in 1948, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.