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Passing is a novel by american author nella larsen, first published in 1929 set primarily in the harlem neighborhood of new york city in the 1920s, the story centers. Transcript of passing & racial identity in the harlem renaissance: passing & racial identity in the harlem returning the gaze of nella larsen's passing,. Nella larsen, a novelist of the harlem renaissance, wrote two brilliant novels that interrogated issues of gender and race in passing, her second novel published in. First published to critical acclaim in 1929, passing firmly established nella larsen's prominence among women writers of the harlem renaissance. Passing, written by nella larsen in 1929 during the harlem renaissance, is a masterpiece its main plot centers on two light-skinned black women, irene redfield and. Passing - kindle edition by nella larsen (a star of the 1920s to mid-1930s harlem renaissance and the first black woman as larsen makes clear, passing can. The harlem renaissance nella larsen wrote passing in the 1920’s during the harlem renaissance her writing was influenced and encouraged during.