James Baldwin


James Baldwin
noun
United States author who was an outspoken critic of racism (1924-1987)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author

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James Baldwin [James Baldwin]
(1924–87) a US writer of novels and plays. He had immediate success with his first novel Go, Tell It On the Mountain (1954), which, like much of his later work, deals with the condition of African Americans.

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