carl van vechten

Van Vechten

[van vek-tuhn]
noun
Carl, 1880–1964, U.S. author.
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carl van vechten

U.S. novelist and music and drama critic, an influential figure in New York literary circles in the 1920s; he was an early enthusiast for the culture of U.S. blacks.

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