James Baldwin Now

  title={James Baldwin Now},
  author={D. A. Mcbride},
  journal={Journal of The Midwest Modern Language Association},
  • D. A. Mcbride
  • Published 2000
  • History
  • Journal of The Midwest Modern Language Association
One of the most prolific and influential African American writers, James Baldwin was for many a harbinger of hope, a man who traversed the genres of art-writing novels, essays, and poetry. James Baldwin Now takes advantage of the latest interdisciplinary work to understand the complexity of Baldwin's vision and contributions without needing to name him as exclusively gay, expatriate, black, or activist. It was, in fact, Baldwin who said, "it is quite impossible to write a worthwhile novel about… Expand
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