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us: Fauset, Jessie Redmon


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1882-01-27
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1961-04-30
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Camden County (N.J.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Cornell University
        • Organization: (naf) Phi Beta Kappa
        • Organization: (naf) Uiversity of Pennsylvania
    • Organization

        (naf) Cornell University
    • Organization

        (naf) Phi Beta Kappa
    • Organization

        (naf) Uiversity of Pennsylvania
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: The Crisis (Magazine)
    • Organization

        The Crisis (Magazine)
    • Gender

        female
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    • found: Her There is confusion ... 1924.
    • found: Her There is confusion, 1989: p. xii (b. 4-27-1882)
    • found: Her Comedy, American style, 1994: CIP t.p. (Jessie Redmon Fauset) publisher's info (1882-1961 ; was a key figure in early 20th-century African-American literature, both as a poet and novelist and as an editor of Crisis)
    • found: Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century , accessed January 27, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Fauset, Jessie Redmon; educator, fiction writer, magazine and journal editor / publisher, poet; born 26 April 1882 Near Philadelphia, Camden County, New Jersey, United States; Cornell's first black female student, graduated in 1905 with a BA and election to Phi Beta Kappa; literary editor of The Crisis (1919); completed the requirements for her master's degree at the University of Pennsylvania (1919); died 30 April 1961 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States)
  • LC Classification

    • PS3511.A864
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