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Conversations with James Baldwin
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: James Baldwin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Selected interviews with the American writer shares his observations on his life and career, politics, Civil Rights, and the role of the artist
Black Women in the Fiction of James Baldwin
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Trudier Harris
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-06 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

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James Baldwin
Language: en
Pages: 169
Authors: Lisa Rosset
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Holloway House Publishing

After writing several controversial articles about racism in America, Baldwin moved to Europe and started a career in novel writing. His impassioned style of writing conveyed an urgent need for change in the black ghetto life and he came to be looked upon as the leading spokesman on racial affairs.
Re-viewing James Baldwin
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Daniel Quentin Miller
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Temple University Press

This new collection of essays presents a critical reappraisal of James Baldwin's work, looking beyond the commercial and critical success of some of Baldwin's early writings such as Go Tell it on the Mountain and Notes of a Native Son. Focusing on Baldwin's critically undervalued early works and the virtually
A Historical Guide to James Baldwin
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Douglas Field
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-24 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

With contributions from major scholars of African American literature, history, and cultural studies, A Historical Guide to James Baldwin focuses on the four tumultous decades that defined the great author's life and art. Providing a comprehensive examination of Baldwin's varied body of work that includes short stories, novels, and polemical