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The Resource Five Black writers : essays on Wright, Ellison, Baldwin, Hughes, and Le Roi Jones, edited with an introduction by Donald B. Gibson

Five Black writers : essays on Wright, Ellison, Baldwin, Hughes, and Le Roi Jones, edited with an introduction by Donald B. Gibson

Label
Five Black writers : essays on Wright, Ellison, Baldwin, Hughes, and Le Roi Jones
Title
Five Black writers
Title remainder
essays on Wright, Ellison, Baldwin, Hughes, and Le Roi Jones
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by Donald B. Gibson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Many aspects of the style and thought of these five writers are discussed together with a general consideration ofthe social responsibility of the writer
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Gibson, Donald B
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • African American men
  • African Americans in literature
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Baldwin, James
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Wright, Richard
  • Baraka, Amiri
  • Baldwin, James
  • Baraka, Amiri
  • Ellison, Ralph
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Wright, Richard
  • African American men
  • African Americans in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
Label
Five Black writers : essays on Wright, Ellison, Baldwin, Hughes, and Le Roi Jones, edited with an introduction by Donald B. Gibson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-310)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Richard Wright: The alien land of Richard Wright / Saunders Redding -- The dark and haunted tower of Richard Wright / Nathan A. Scott, Jr. -- The ordeal of Richard Wright / Nick Aaron Ford -- The art of Richard Wright's short stories / Edwin Berry Burgum -- The existential darkness: Richard Wright's The outsider / Kingsley Widmer -- Reflections on Richard Wright: a symposium on an exiled native son / Herbert Hill, moderator -- Ralph Ellison: Nightmare of a native son: Invisible man by Ralph Ellison / Jonathan Baumbach -- Ralph Ellison's Invisible man / Marcus Klein -- The image of man as portrayed by Ralph Ellison / Therman B. O'Daniel -- Ralph Ellison and the American comic tradition / Earl H. Rovit -- James Baldwin: Dark angel: the writings of James Baldwin / Colin MacInnes -- In defense of James Baldwin / Norman Podhoretz -- Baldwin and the problem of being / George E. Kent -- James Baldwin: the black and red-white-and-blue / John V. Hagopian -- Langston Hughes: The tragic mulatto theme in six works of Langston Hughes / Arthur P. Davis -- Isolation in Langston Hughes' Soul gone home / William Miles -- A word about simple / Blyden Jackson -- Leroi Jones: Leroi Jones or, poetics & policemen or, trying heart, bleeding heart / Stephen Schneck -- Black man as victim / Donald P. Costello -- From "the Black arts movement" / Larry Neal -- The writer and social responsibility: The Negro artist and the racial mountain / Langston Hughes -- Many thousands gone / James Baldwin -- James Baldwin's quarrel with Richard Wright / Maurice Charney -- Black boys and native sons / Irving Howe -- The world and the jug / Ralph Ellison -- Black magic, Black art / Ronald Milner
Control code
ocm00120117
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxviii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780814704905
Lccn
70114760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Five Black writers : essays on Wright, Ellison, Baldwin, Hughes, and Le Roi Jones, edited with an introduction by Donald B. Gibson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-310)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Richard Wright: The alien land of Richard Wright / Saunders Redding -- The dark and haunted tower of Richard Wright / Nathan A. Scott, Jr. -- The ordeal of Richard Wright / Nick Aaron Ford -- The art of Richard Wright's short stories / Edwin Berry Burgum -- The existential darkness: Richard Wright's The outsider / Kingsley Widmer -- Reflections on Richard Wright: a symposium on an exiled native son / Herbert Hill, moderator -- Ralph Ellison: Nightmare of a native son: Invisible man by Ralph Ellison / Jonathan Baumbach -- Ralph Ellison's Invisible man / Marcus Klein -- The image of man as portrayed by Ralph Ellison / Therman B. O'Daniel -- Ralph Ellison and the American comic tradition / Earl H. Rovit -- James Baldwin: Dark angel: the writings of James Baldwin / Colin MacInnes -- In defense of James Baldwin / Norman Podhoretz -- Baldwin and the problem of being / George E. Kent -- James Baldwin: the black and red-white-and-blue / John V. Hagopian -- Langston Hughes: The tragic mulatto theme in six works of Langston Hughes / Arthur P. Davis -- Isolation in Langston Hughes' Soul gone home / William Miles -- A word about simple / Blyden Jackson -- Leroi Jones: Leroi Jones or, poetics & policemen or, trying heart, bleeding heart / Stephen Schneck -- Black man as victim / Donald P. Costello -- From "the Black arts movement" / Larry Neal -- The writer and social responsibility: The Negro artist and the racial mountain / Langston Hughes -- Many thousands gone / James Baldwin -- James Baldwin's quarrel with Richard Wright / Maurice Charney -- Black boys and native sons / Irving Howe -- The world and the jug / Ralph Ellison -- Black magic, Black art / Ronald Milner
Control code
ocm00120117
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxviii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780814704905
Lccn
70114760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n