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The Artificial White Man : Essays on Authenticity.

Author: Stanley Crouch
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Another dance of the bull through the china shop of cliches, The Artificial White Man proves the correctness of Tom Wolfe's observation that Stanley Crouch is "the jazz virtuoso of the American essay." This time out, Crouch focuses his attention on issues surrounding the often misdirected American hunger for "authenticity." Though the essays range in topic from segregation in contemporary fiction to the racial  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Crouch, Stanley.
Artificial White Man : Essays on Authenticity.
New York : Basic Books, ©2009
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Crouch
ISBN: 9780786737901 0786737905 1282788752 9781282788756 0465015166 9780465015160
OCLC Number: 670411878
Description: 1 online resource (255 pages)

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[Crouch's] personality, his persona, manifests itself with such force that one is compelled to enter into a kind of active dialogue... Animated and stimulating. -Washington Post  Read more...

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