Definition of West, Dorothy in English:

West, Dorothy

proper noun

  • (1907–98), US writer. She wrote about racism and class and was a spokesman for the Harlem Renaissance during the 1920s. Her novels include The Living Is Easy (1948) and The Wedding (1995). The Richer, the Poorer (1995) is a collection of autobiographical pieces.

Pronunciation

West, Dorothy

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