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Title The Sleeper wakes : Harlem renaissance stories by women / edited and with an introduction by Marcy Knopf ; foreword by Nellie Y. McKay.
Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, [1993]

Subject Short stories, American -- African American authors.
American fiction -- New York (State) -- New York.
American fiction -- Women authors.
African American women -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Harlem Renaissance.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Alt Name Knopf-Newman, Marcy Jane, 1969-
Description xxxix, 277 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-277).
Contents Sleeper wakes ; Double trouble ; Mary Elizabeth / Jessie Redmon Fauset -- Wedding day / Gwendolyn Bennett -- Free / Georgia Douglas Johnson -- Funeral ; Typewriter ; Prologue to a life / Dorothy West -- One boy's story ; Drab rambles ; Nothing new / Marita Bonner -- Closing door / Angelina Weld Grimke -- Bathesda of Sinners Run / Maude Irwin Owens -- Foolish and the wise: Sallie Runner is introduced to Socrates and Sanctum 777 N.S.D.C.O.U. meets Cleopatra / Leila Amos Pendleton -- Cross crossings cautiously ; Three dogs and a rabbit / Anita Scott Coleman -- Blue Aloes ; To a wild rose / Ottie Beatrice Graham -- His great career ; Summer session / Alice Dunbar-Nelson -- Masks ; Mademoiselle Tasie / Eloise Bibb Thompson -- John Redding goes to sea ; Bone of contention / Zora Neale Hurston -- Sanctuary ; Wrong man ; Freedom / Nella Larsen.
ISBN 0813519446 (cloth) : $40.00
0813519454 (pbk.) : $13.95
OCLC # 26590358
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Nellie Y. McKay 
 The Sleeper Wakes / Jessie Redmon Fauset1
 Double Trouble / Jessie Redmon Fauset26
 Mary Elizabeth / Jessie Redmon Fauset40
 Wedding Day / Gwendolyn Bennett48
 Free / Georgia Douglas Johnson55
 Funeral / Dorothy West60
 The Typewriter / Dorothy West76
 Prologue to a Life / Dorothy West84
 One Boy's Story / Marita Bonner95
 Drab Rambles / Marita Bonner107
 Nothing New / Marita Bonner116
 The Closing Door / Angelina Weld Grimke124
 Bathesda of Sinners Run / Maude Irwin Owens146
 The Foolish and the Wise: Sallie Runner Is Introduced to Socrates and Sanctum 777 N.S.D.C.O.U. Meets Cleopatra / Leila Amos Pendleton159
 Cross Crossings Cautiously / Anita Scott Coleman170
 Three Dogs and a Rabbit / Anita Scott Coleman173
 Blue Aloes / Ottie Beatrice Graham182
 To a Wild Rose / Ottie Beatrice Graham195
 His Great Career / Alice Dunbar-Nelson201
 Summer Session / Alice Dunbar-Nelson204
 Masks / Eloise Bibb Thompson210
 Mademoiselle 'Tasie / Eloise Bibb Thompson217
 John Redding Goes to Sea / Zora Neale Hurston227
 The Bone of Contention / Zora Neale Hurston240
 Sanctuary / Nella Larsen250
 The Wrong Man / Nella Larsen256
 Freedom / Nella Larsen262
 Biographical Notes / Nella Larsen267
 Bibliography / Nella Larsen273