TITLE

THE ANGRIEST YOUNG MAN

AUTHOR(S)
MORRISON, ALLAN
PUB. DATE
October 1961
SOURCE
Ebony;Oct1961, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the works of James Baldwin as a great writer in the U.S. in the 1960s. It notes that Baldwin was exiled in Europe for nine years, and four restless but productive years of being an American novelist-essayist. At the age of 37, he made himself established as one of the angriest and most articulate literary spokesmen of his generation. It stresses that Baldwin writes and speaks with a controlled anger that modulates from a restrained dissent to a reverberating roar.
ACCESSION #
48218211

 

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