Table of contents for Biography of American author Jean Toomer, 1894-1967 / John Chandler Griffin.

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Chapter 1  1894-1913: The Racial Enigma of Jean Toomer          11
Chapter 2  1914-1920: A Search For Identify                     37
Chapter 3  1921-1923: A Literary Breakthrough                   73
Chapter 4  1923: Waldo Frank and the Publicaton of Cane         101
Chapter 5  1923-24: Toomer Meets Margaret Naumberg
        and Georges Gurdjieff                                119
Chapter 6 1924-27: ToomerBecomes A Gurdjieffian                155
Chapter 7  1927-1934: From Rags To Riches                       179
Chapter 8  1935-1967: A Life In Decline                        199


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Toomer, Jean, 1894-1967, Authors, American 20th century Biography, Racially mixed people United States Biography, Gurdjieff, Georges Ivanovitch, 1872-1949 Influence, Quakers United States Biography, African American authors Biography