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dykeromanov: oomfs has anyone read cane by jean toomer

sgerald: 4 of 5 stars to Cane by Jean Toomer

Inspired2Share: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

IFinestQuotes: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

KJGentilcore: (her words play softly up and down dewy corridors of billboards) then with your tongue remove the tape and press your lips to mine till they are incandescent --Jean Toomer

StyleSarapan: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

Quotesme_: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

TochiTrueStory: Cane by Jean Toomer

yosuke_j: Men try to run life according to their wishes; life runs itself according to necessity. by Jean Toomer

o_franco_aleman: Jean Toomer

edifiedlistener: Ebony Elizabeth Thomas “See the Heart” by Jean Toomer

sharetw_: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

DaleMCoulter: In honor of the 1st week of Black History month, here is a piece I wrote on the south, Flanner O'Connor, and Jean Toomer. If you don't know about Jean Toomer's Cane, you should.

lifewithkath_: 4 of 5 stars to Cane by Jean Toomer

JolieRancher: "The House on Mango Street" by Sandra Cisneros "Not Without Laughter" by Langston Hughes "A Raisin in the Sun" by Lorraine Hansberry "Invisible Man" by Ralph Ellison "Cane" by Jean Toomer "The Joy Luck Club" by Amy Tan "The God of Small Things" by Arundhati Roy

ilovemilksteak: jean toomer, your mom's a hoe

srbetler: All I'm saying is they missed an opportunity here. This is Fifth Avenue. As in NYC. As in ... the Harlem Renaissance? Instead of redoing classics by white authors, promote authors like: ✨ Langston Hughes ✨ Zora Neale Hurston ✨ Claude McKay ✨ Jean Toomer ✨ Sterling A. Brown

Quotesme_: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

yosuke_j: Men try to run life according to their wishes; life runs itself according to necessity. by Jean Toomer

RaceCodeBreaker: There’s so much to celebrate from this period. So many great stories: Langston Hughes, Alain Locke, W.C. Handy, The Harlem Rens, A’lelia Walker, Claude McKay, Ivie Anderson, Countee Cullen, Ethel Waters, Adam Clayton Powell Sr., Augusta Savage, Alberta Hunter, Jean Toomer, etc.

DankwaBrooks: On page 84 of 240 of The Harlem Renaissance, by Steven Watson: New section on JEAN TOOMER.

IFinestQuotes: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

Inspired2Share: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

StyleSarapan: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

JoannaWoods06: Loved working on this book! Cane by Jean Toomer: "The narration has a kind of cosmic consciousness, entering the world of the characters, the whispering pine trees, the falling dusk, the soil."

dubitatitive: THE INFLUENCE OF OUSPENSKY'S "TERTIUM ORGANUM" UPON JEAN TOOMER'S "CANE" on JSTOR

lifewithkath_: On page 39 of 254 of Cane, by Jean Toomer

Book_Fight: Today! We discuss Jean Toomer's poetry-prose hybrid CANE, now viewed as a modernist classic, but still a somewhat overlooked text in the Harlem Renaissance

sharetw_: "We start with gifts. Merit comes from what we make of them." Jean Toomer

DrCastner: “Acceptance of prevailing standards often means we have no standards of our own” - Jean Toomer

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