Lawd today!

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Northeastern University Press, 1991 - Fiction - 219 pages
3 Reviews
"Interweaves news bulletins, songs, exuberant wordplay, and scenes of confrontation and celebration into a kaleidoscopic chronicle of one day in the life of a black Chicago postal clerk during the Depression."--P. [4] of cover.

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"The feel good book of the year! Will leave you feeling good about life!" are words that will never be said about this book. It is mean, dirty, depressing, abusive, maddening, and downright sad ... Read full review

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A wonderfully scripted day in the life of an African american man. The characters are well developed, and the situations easy to envision. The reader can actually place themselves within the story and experience the happenings. One of Richard Wright's more light-hearted works Read full review


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About the author (1991)

Richard Wright was born in 1908 in rural Mississippi and died in Paris in 1960. His Native Son and Black Boy are best-selling American classics. His other books include The Outsider, Black Power, and White Man, Listen!