Presentation on theme: "FADS An activity or event that is extremely popular during a certain time periodAn activity or event that is extremely popular during a certain time period."— Presentation transcript:
HARLEM RENAISSANCE Rebirth of African-American cultureRebirth of African-American culture Jazz Age beginsJazz Age begins –Louis Armstrong – World Famous Jazz musician. African American authors/poetsAfrican American authors/poets –Langston Hughes- encouraged African Americans to look to the future
Dreams Hold fast to dreams For if dreams die Life is a broken-winged bird That cannot fly. Hold fast to dreams For when dreams go Life is a barren field Frozen with snow. Dreams Hold fast to dreams For if dreams die Life is a broken-winged bird That cannot fly. Hold fast to dreams For when dreams go Life is a barren field Frozen with snow.
Major Effect of Harlem Renaissance African-American cultural pride flourished in the cities.
WOMEN IN The 20’s: FLAPPERS Young women who rebelled from traditional ways of thinking.Young women who rebelled from traditional ways of thinking. Defining characteristics:Defining characteristics: –Short hair –Short dresses –Smoking –Drank at speakeasies
The Automobile Henry Ford’s Model T car becomes a major seller in the 1920s.Henry Ford’s Model T car becomes a major seller in the 1920s. The assembly line made production of cars FASTER and CHEAPER.The assembly line made production of cars FASTER and CHEAPER. Many middle class Americans could buy a car through INSTALLMENT BUYING!Many middle class Americans could buy a car through INSTALLMENT BUYING!
THE ROARING TWENTIES HARLEM RENAISSANCE WOMEN IN THE 1920s 1920s FADSPROHIBITION 18 th AMENDMENT: _________________________________________________ BOOTLEGGERS: _________________________________________________ SPEAKEASIES: _________________________________________________ G-MEN: _________________________________________________ FLAPPERS: _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________ SUFFRAGISTS: _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________ TEMPERANCE MOVEMENT: _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________ FAD: _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________ FADS IN THE 20s 1. _______________________________________________ 2. _______________________________________________ 3. _______________________________________________ 4. _______________________________________________ HARLEM RENAISSANCE: _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________ LOUIS ARMSTRONG: ______________________________ LANGSTON HUGHES:______________________________
FAMOUS PEOPLE IN THE 1920s NAMES ROLE IN SOCIETY