Issues of Race

Much of the literature produced during the Harlem Renaissance addresses issues of race, either directly or indirectly, by focusing on subjects such as racism, interactions between people of different races, and the experiences within different aspects of African American heritage. In one paragraph, compare and contrast how these two works: “Incident” by Countee Cullen and “Sweat” by Zora Neale Hurston address issues of race. Support your ideas with at least two specific examples from each selection.

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