INDEX
African American critics, 46–50
Allen, James L., 31; portraits by, 23, 30
American culture: Nugent and, 46
A rebours. See Huysmans, Joris-Karl: influence
on Nugent
Arnstein, Daphne, plate 16 (caption)
Arnstein, Nelson, plate 16
Baldwin, James, x, 56
Banjo, 51–52
Bannarn, Henry ‘‘Mike,’’ 33
Barthé, Richmond, 17–18, 22, 30–31, 215; and
Nugent, 24–26; photo of, 27
Beardsley, Aubrey: The Climax, 58–59; influ-
ence on Nugent, 41, 45
Becton, Rev. G. Wilson, 154–55
Bell, Service, 15, 173
Bennett, Gwendolyn, 5, 6, 13–14
Bentley, Gladys, ix, 154, 222
Bible stories by Nugent, 28, 45, 113–46
Blind Bow-Boy, 43–44
Bonds, Caska, 18, 30, 54
Bontemps, Arna, ix, 17–18
Brown, Sterling, 17, 22, 32
Bruce, Pauline Minerva (mother), 7–11, 226
‘‘Cabagüil,’’ 33
Campbell, E. Simms, 17
Caroling Dusk, 11, 156–58
Carrington, Glenn, 275 n.25
Challenge, 32, 88, 244
Clef Club Quartet (Washington, D. C.), 9
Club Alabam, 151–52
Constab Ballads, 53
Copper Sun, 160
Costonic, Prophet, 155
Cotton Club, 152
Crawford, Cheryl, 17
Crisis, 2, 4, 14, 17, 22, 33, 47, 113
Cullen, Countee, 2, 4, 18, 21, 24, 28–29, 32,
87, 148, 154, 156, 160, 168, 217, 219, 225,
268; correspondence with Locke, 23, 53, 55;
photo of, 30; same-sex desire in the work
of, 53–55. See also Du Bois, Yolanda
Cuney, Waring, 32, 225
Davis, John P., 6, 13
Dill, Augustus Granville, 22
Divine, Father, 155
Dodge, Mabel. See Luhan, Mabel Dodge
Douglas, Aaron, 1–3, 6, 13, 18, 46, 57, 152, 178,
217–18, 225; cover design for FIRE!!, 13;
Dancers (image), 60
Drag balls, ix–x, 100–102, 222, 274 n.17
Draper, Muriel, 20, 28, 148, 151, 274 n.17
Drawings for Mulattoes, 67–70
Du Bois, W. E. B., 4, 13, 22, 47–48, 168
Du Bois, Yolanda, ix, 21, 29, 275 n.20
Dunbar High School (Washington, D. C.), 8
Dunn, Blanche, 220–21
Elethea, Abba. See Thompson, James W.
Ellison, Ralph, 32
Erté: influence on Nugent, 40, 41, 58
Federal Writers’ Project, 32–33, 147, 211
FIRE!!, 1–2, 6, 13–14, 28, 31–32, 40, 47, 75;
cover design, 13; Locke’s review of, 48–49
Firecrackers, 43–44
Fisher, Hank, 89
Ford, Charles Henri, 32, 44–45
Four Saints in Three Acts, 20, 274 n.17
Garvey, Marcus, 149, 156
Gay literature: Nugent and, 40–46
Gilgamesh series, 241–42
Gorleigh, Rex, 15, 173
Greenwich Village, ix, 10, 12, 147–48
Grimké, Angelina, 8
Gumby, L. S. Alexander, 18, 22, 28–29, 223–
26; and Charles W. Newman, x, 28, 276
n.39; photo of, 224
Gumby Book Studio Quarterly, 28
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