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The Resource William Styron's Nat Turner : ten black writers respond, edited by John Henrik Clarke

William Styron's Nat Turner : ten black writers respond, edited by John Henrik Clarke

Label
William Styron's Nat Turner : ten black writers respond
Title
William Styron's Nat Turner
Title remainder
ten black writers respond
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Henrik Clarke
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ten black writers review and criticize Styron's book, which they call a distortion of Nat Turner's character, in this response which includes the text of the original confessions
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.5/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.T9
LC item number
C633
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1998
  • 1800?-1831
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clarke, John Henrik
  • Turner, Nat
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Styron, William
  • Biographical fiction, American
  • Southampton Insurrection, 1831
  • Turner, Nat
  • African Americans in literature
  • Confession in literature
  • Virginia
  • Slavery in literature
Label
William Styron's Nat Turner : ten black writers respond, edited by John Henrik Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Appendix (p. [98]-117): The text of The confessions of Nat Turner
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The manipulation of history and of fact : an ex-Southerner's apologist tract for slavery and the life of Nat Turner ; or, William Styron's faked confessions
  • by John A. Williams
  • The failure of William Styron
  • by Ernest Kaiser
  • William Styron's Nat Turner : rogue-nigger
  • by Loyle Hairston
  • Our Nat Turner and William Styron's creation
  • by Charles V. Hamilton
  • Back with the wind : Mr. Styron and the Reverend Turner
  • by Mike Thelwell
  • Nat's last white man
  • by Lerone Bennett, Jr.
  • The confessions of Nat Turner and the dilemma of William Styron
  • by Alvin F. Poussaint
  • You've taken my Nat and gone
  • by Vincent Harding
  • The confessions of William Styron
  • by John Oliver Killens
Control code
ocm00292310
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 120 pages
Lccn
68027519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
William Styron's Nat Turner : ten black writers respond, edited by John Henrik Clarke
Publication
Note
Appendix (p. [98]-117): The text of The confessions of Nat Turner
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The manipulation of history and of fact : an ex-Southerner's apologist tract for slavery and the life of Nat Turner ; or, William Styron's faked confessions
  • by John A. Williams
  • The failure of William Styron
  • by Ernest Kaiser
  • William Styron's Nat Turner : rogue-nigger
  • by Loyle Hairston
  • Our Nat Turner and William Styron's creation
  • by Charles V. Hamilton
  • Back with the wind : Mr. Styron and the Reverend Turner
  • by Mike Thelwell
  • Nat's last white man
  • by Lerone Bennett, Jr.
  • The confessions of Nat Turner and the dilemma of William Styron
  • by Alvin F. Poussaint
  • You've taken my Nat and gone
  • by Vincent Harding
  • The confessions of William Styron
  • by John Oliver Killens
Control code
ocm00292310
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 120 pages
Lccn
68027519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations