Episode 18

Published on:

17th Oct 2020

The People in the Pews

This week we discuss the importance of the black church during the Harlem Renaissance, the exclusion of black people from leadership positions in the Catholic Church, and how the black church became a cultural icon and safe haven within black communities.


Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance 


The Crisis Magazine issue from January of 1920


Interview with Matthew Cressler by Emma Green from The Atlantic 


Tea Time----------



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Vanguard At Dawn
A Beginner's Guide to the Revolution
(Formerly Gurus At Dawn) This podcast delves into the complex ideology of race in America. Step by step the creators and co-hosts, Wren and Allisa, hope to take you on a journey of deeper understanding. We will utilize books, scholarly journals, laws, and similar references to illustrate the depth of white supremacy in American culture. We believe the revolution starts with all of us, and is only just beginning.
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