James Baldwin: Artist on Fire

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Laurel, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 467 pages
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The author, a longtime Baldwin friend, uses personal memories and interviews with more than a hundred friends and associates, to offer a detailed profile of the late author and social critic

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JAMES BALDWIN: Artist on Fire

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James Baldwin—distinguished novelist and essayist, passionate advocate for civil rights, "witness" (his own self-description) of enormous personal magnetism, and associate of Malcolm X, Martin Luther ... Read full review

James Baldwin Artist

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This fascinating study aims with almost complete success at giving us a sense of the tortured, brave, and often confused writer. Written by a friend of 30 years' standing, this informal biography is ... Read full review

Contents

Blues for Mister Baldwin
3
Frog Eyes
7
Baptism of Fire
39
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