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Daily Life: Youth in the Roaring Twenties

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Renascence and Other Poems by Edna St. Vincent Millay http://www.bartleby.com/ 131/
E-texts of some of Millay's poems

Jazz Roots http://www.jass.com/
History of Jazz from 1880 to 1930, with links to profiles of jazz musicians, composers, and band leaders. Includes a detailed timeline of early jazz music genres.

Edna St. Vincent Millay http://www.english.uiuc.edu/ maps/ poets/ m_r/ millay/ millay_life.htm
biography of poet Edna St. Vincent Millay.

Brief Biography of Langston Hughes http://college.hmco.com/ english/ lauter/ heath/ 4e/ students/ author_pages/ modern/ hughes_la.html
Biography of Hughes excerpted from The Heath Anthology of American Literature

Flapper Culture & Style http://www.geocities.com/ flapper_culture/
An article about the culture and style of flappers during the Jazz Age.