Arna Wendell Bontemps


Arna Wendell Bontemps
noun
United States writer (1902-1973)
Syn: ↑Bontemps
Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author

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  • Bontemps,Arna Wendell — Bon·temps (bôɴ täɴʹ), Arna Wendell. 1902 1973. American writer whose works of poetry, history, and fiction, such as God Sends Sunday and Black Thunder, established him as a leading figure of the Harlem Renaissance. * * * …   Universalium

  • Arna Bontemps — Arna Wendell Bontemps (October 13, 1902 June 4, 1973) was an American poet and a noted member of the Harlem Renaissance. As the librarian at Fisk University, he established important collections of African American literature and culture,… …   Wikipedia

  • Arna Bontemps — (15. August 1939) Arna Wendell Bontemps (* 13. Oktober 1902 in Alexandria, Louisiana; † 4. Juni 1973 in Nashville, Tennessee) war ein US amerikanischer Schriftsteller, der als einer der führenden Persönlichkeiten der Literatur und Kulturbewegung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Arna Bontemps — Pour les personnes ayant le même patronyme, voir Bontemps. Arna Bontemps photographié par Carl van Vechten. Arna Wendell Bontemps (13 octobre 1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bontemps, Arna — ▪ American writer in full  Arna Wendell Bontemps   born Oct. 13, 1902, Alexandria, La., U.S. died June 4, 1973, Nashville, Tenn.  American writer who depicted the lives and struggles of black Americans.       After graduating from Pacific Union… …   Universalium

  • Bontemps — noun United States writer (1902 1973) • Syn: ↑Arna Wendell Bontemps • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bontemps —   [ bɔntəmz], Arna Wendell, amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Alexandria (Louisiana) 13. 10. 1902, ✝ Nashville (Tennessee) 4. 6. 1973; war anfangs von der »Harlem Renaissance« geprägt; Bontemps, selbst kreolischer Herkunft, setzte sich in seinen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Bontemps — biographical name Arna Wendell 1902 1973 American writer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Wendell — (as used in expressions) Bontemps, Arna(ud) (Wendell) Holmes, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Jr. Phillips, Wendell Stanley, Wendell Meredith Willkie, Wendell L(ewis) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Bontemps, Arna(ud) (Wendell) — born Oct. 13, 1902, Alexandria, La., U.S. died June 4, 1973, Nashville, Tenn. U.S. writer of the Harlem Renaissance. At age three Bontemps moved with his family to California. His poetry began appearing in the black magazines Crisis and… …   Universalium