/tooh"meuhr/, n.
Jean, 1894-1967, U.S. writer.

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  • Toomer —   [ tuːmə], Jean Nathan Eugene, amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Washington (D. C.) 26. 12. 1894, ✝ Bucks County (Pa.) 30. 3. 1967; nach dem Studium u. a. in New York entdeckte er während der Lehrtätigkeit an einer Landschule in Sparta (Georgia)… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Toomer — There are two possible sources of this unusual and interesting name, the first being that it is a medieval occupational name for a person responsible for removing the wool from the cards in the process of combing the wool drive to spinning it.… …   Surnames reference

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  • Toomer, Jean — orig. Nathan Eugene Toomer born Dec. 26, 1894, Washington, D.C., U.S. died March 30, 1967, Doylestown, Pa. U.S. poet and novelist of the Harlem Renaissance. He taught briefly before turning to writing. Cane (1923), considered his best work, is an …   Universalium

  • Toomer, Jean — orig. Nathan Eugene Toomer (26 dic. 1894, Washington, D.C., EE.UU.–30 mar. 1967, Doylestown, Pa.). Poeta y novelista estadounidense del renacimiento de Harlem. Fue profesor antes de dedicarse a la escritura. La novela experimental Cane [Caña]… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Jean Toomer — (Geburtsname: Nathan Pinchback Toomer; * 26. Dezember 1894 in Washington, D.C.; † 30. März 1967 in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania) war ein US amerikanischer Schriftsteller, der durch seinen Roman Cane zu einem bedeutenden Vertreter der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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