Conversations with James Baldwin

Selected interviews with the American writer shares his observations on his life and career, politics, Civil Rights, and the role of the artist

Conversations with James Baldwin

Selected interviews with the American writer shares his observations on his life and career, politics, Civil Rights, and the role of the artist

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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
James Baldwin's Later Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Lynn O. Scott
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-02-28 - Publisher: MSU Press

James Baldwin’s Later Fiction examines the decline of Baldwin’s reputation after the middle 1960s, his tepid reception in mainstream and academic venues, and the ways in which critics have often mis-represented and undervalued his work. Scott develops readings of Tell Me How Long the Train’s Been Gone, If Beale Street
The Cambridge Companion to James Baldwin
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Michele Elam
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This Companion offers fresh insight into the art and politics of James Baldwin, one of the most important writers and provocative cultural critics of the twentieth century. Black, gay, and gifted, he was hailed as a "spokesman for the race," although he personally, and controversially, eschewed titles and classifications of
Mourning in America
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: David W. McIvor
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-04 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Recent years have brought public mourning to the heart of American politics, as exemplified by the spread and power of the Black Lives Matter movement, which has gained force through its identification of pervasive social injustices with individual losses. The deaths of Sandra Bland, Michael Brown, Freddie Gray, Trayvon Martin,
Conversations with Gloria Naylor
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Gloria Naylor
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Collected interviews with the author of The Women of Brewster Place, The Men of Brewster Place, and Linden Hills