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date: 23 November 2020

Larsen, Nella (Nella Imes Larsen) 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English
Author(s):
Jenny StringerJenny Stringer, John SutherlandJohn Sutherland

(1893–1964),African-American novelist, born in Chicago to a Danish mother and a black father from the Virgin Islands. She was educated at Fisk University and at university in Copenhagen, and returned to the USA where she trained as a nurse. Her two published novels deal with identity and marginality and are pioneering works in raising issues of black female sexuality. ... ...

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