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Senior Seminars in Reading: Author Immersion: James Baldwin

James Baldwin

Source: Allan Warren, Wikipedia. 

Born 1924, Harlem, New York; Died 1987, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France. Novelist, essayist, poet, playwright, activist, social critic.

Brief bio from The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

Notable Works:

Go Tell It on the Mountain (1953)

Giovanni's Room (1956)

Notes of a Native Son (1955)

Another Country (1962)



A Preview of Go Tell It on the Mountain

Baldwin reads from Another Country