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Richard Wright : writing America at home and from abroad

Author: Virginia Whatley Smith
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2016] ©2016
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"Critics in this volume reassess the prescient nature of Richard Wright's mind as well as his life and body of writings, especially those directly concerned with America and its racial dynamics. This edited collection offers new readings and understandings of the particular America that became Wright's focus at the beginning of his career and was still prominent in his mind at the end. Virginia Whatley Smith's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Richard Wright writing America at home and from abroad
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2016
(OCoLC)948670596
Named Person: Richard Wright; Richard Wright; Richard Wright
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Whatley Smith
ISBN: 9781496803801 1496803809
OCLC Number: 930257153
Description: ix, 240 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: edited by Virginia Whatley Smith.

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