The Birth Of A ‘New Negro’

Can journey change your identification? It definitely did for one man. Alain Locke, nicknamed the ‘Dean of the Harlem Renaissance,’ traveled backwards and forwards between Washington, D.C. and Berlin, Germany. In doing so, he was in a position to fully reimagine what it meant to be black and homosexual within the 1920s.

Exterior of the Bauhaus School at Dessau, designed by architect Walter Gropius. General Photographic Agency/Getty Images cover caption

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Exterior of the Bauhaus School at Dessau, designed by architect Walter Gropius.

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