TITLE

Continents of desire: James Baldwin and the pleasures of homosexual exile

AUTHOR(S)
Nelson, Emmanuel S.
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
James White Review;Fall96, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the personal and artistic growth of author James Baldwin in the context of gay literary exile. Connection between Baldwin's expatriation to his sexuality; Extraterritorial perspective revealed by Baldwin's assessment of American sexual mores; Disruption of American cultural fictions of masculinity.
ACCESSION #
9258646

 

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