Critical essays on James Baldwin / [edited by] Fred L. Standley, Nancy V. Burt.

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Other Authors: Standley, Fred L., Burt, Nancy V.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, ©1988.
Series:Critical essays on American literature.
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Table of 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.