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Critical essays on James Baldwin

Author: Fred L Standley; Nancy V Burt
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, ©1988.
Series: Critical essays on American literature.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Named Person: James Baldwin; James Baldwin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fred L Standley; Nancy V Burt
ISBN: 0816188793 9780816188796
OCLC Number: 17548123
Description: ix, 312 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: James Baldwin : looking towards the eighties / Kalamu ya Salaam --
James Baldwin : the artist as incorrigible disturber of the peace / Fred L. Standley --
You can't go home again : James Baldwin and the South / Daryl C. Dance --
The embattled craftsman : an essay on James Baldwin / Houston A. Baker, Jr. --
The economic evolution of James Baldwin / Craig Werner --
The divided mind of James Baldwin / C.W.E. Bigsby --
James Baldwin's blues / Marlene Mosher --
James Baldwin's vision of otherness and community / Emmanuel S. Nelson --
Fathers, gods, and religion : perceptions of Christianity and ethnic faith in James Baldwin / Sondra A. O'Neale --
Temple of the Fire Baptized / Richard K. Barksdale --
A homosexual dilemma / Leslie A. Fiedler --
Outcasts in a caldron of hate / Granville Hicks --
Blues for Mister Baldwin / Joseph Featherstone --
His cardboard lovers / Mario Puzo --
A quite moving and very traditional celebration of love / Joyce Carol Oates --
Blues for Mr. Baldwin / Darryl Pinckney --
Religious symbolism and psychic reality in Baldwin's Go tell it on the mountain / Shirley S. Allen --
Go tell it on the mountain : religion as the indirect method of indictment / Fred L. Standley --
Baldwin's Going to meet the man : racial brutality and sexual gratification / Roger Whitlow --
Words and music : narrative ambiguity in "Sonny's blues" / Keith E. Byerman --
The eye as weapon in If Beale Street could talk / Trudier Harris --
I hear music in the air : James Baldwin's Just above my head / Eleanor Traylor --
From Harlem to Paris / Langston Hughes --
A love affair with the United States / Julian Mayfield --
James Baldwin : voice of a revolution / Stephen Spender --
The fire next time this time / Mel Watkins --
The devil finds work / Orde Coombs --
The writer and the preacher / Jonathan Yardley --
Some tickets are better : the mixed achievement of James Baldwin / Julius Lester --
The problem of identity in selected early essays of James Baldwin / Jocelyn Whitehead Jackson --
The political significance of James Baldwin's early criticism / Louis H. Pratt --
No name in the street : James Baldwin's image of the American sixties / Joshinobu Hakutani --
The review that was too true to be published / Tom F. Driver --
The amen corner / Harold Clurman --
James Baldwin : on the tube at last / Martha Bayles --
James Baldwin as dramatist / Fred L. Standley.
Series Title: Critical essays on American literature.
Responsibility: [edited by] Fred L. Standley, Nancy V. Burt.


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