Heirs to Dirty Linen and Harlem Ghosts: Whitewashing Prohibition with Black Soap
List Price: $19.99
Publisher: Balboa Press
Binding: Trade Paper
Size: 7.09" wide x 59.84" long x 90.16" tall
Successful entrepreneur and author Dr. Theda Palmer Saxton uncovers the Heirs to Dirty Linen and Harlem Ghosts as she weaves together the most unlikely events and people into a neat package filled with salacious political corruption and organized crime. Theda threads racism, newly empowered white women, greedy white men, and self-serving politicians into the eye of a needle deeply embedded in the garments which clothe the players of speakeasies on Swing Street.The emerging new Northern black population collided with white, New York, high society, which was thirsty for a quasi-relationship with the “exotic” new Negro writers and musicians. Harlem vicariously became the cutting edge leader in More...
Theda Palmer Saxton, PhD is a professor of Cultural and Interpersonal Communication. She has taught at Howard University in Washington DC and Pace University in New York City. She is also the author of The Seasoned Woman Speaks and co-owner of Billrsquo;s Place in Harlem.
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