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James Baldwin (1) [1924–1987]

This page covers the author of Go Tell It on the Mountain.

For other authors named James Baldwin, see the disambiguation page.

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Go Tell It on the Mountain 4,591 copies, 96 reviews
Giovanni's Room 3,974 copies, 90 reviews
The Fire Next Time 3,347 copies, 91 reviews
Another Country 2,329 copies, 34 reviews
Notes of a Native Son 1,426 copies, 21 reviews
If Beale Street Could Talk 1,412 copies, 44 reviews
Nobody Knows My Name 837 copies, 12 reviews
Going to Meet the Man: Stories 789 copies, 10 reviews
Just Above My Head 545 copies, 4 reviews
Blues for Mister Charlie: A Play 464 copies, 5 reviews
No Name in the Street 292 copies, 3 reviews
I Am Not Your Negro 254 copies, 4 reviews
The Evidence of Things Not Seen 245 copies, 2 reviews
The Devil Finds Work 237 copies, 3 reviews
Sonny's Blues 210 copies, 4 reviews
The Amen Corner: A Play 168 copies, 3 reviews
A Rap on Race 159 copies, 1 review
Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems 71 copies, 2 reviews
Vintage Baldwin 69 copies
I Am Not Your Negro [2016 film] (Writer) 64 copies, 4 reviews
Dark Days 61 copies, 2 reviews
Nothing Personal 58 copies, 2 reviews
A Dialogue (Author) 28 copies, 1 review
Malcolm X 1 copy
The Art of the Personal Essay (Contributor) 1,160 copies, 10 reviews
Best American essays of the century (Contributor) 656 copies, 4 reviews
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories (Contributor) 649 copies, 2 reviews
Points of View: Revised Edition (Contributor) 361 copies, 6 reviews
The Granta Book of the American Short Story (Contributor) 327 copies, 1 review
The Faber Book of Gay Short Fiction (Contributor) 299 copies
If They Come in the Morning: Voices of Resistance (Contributor) 286 copies, 1 review
The Portable Sixties Reader (Contributor) 283 copies, 2 reviews
Americans in Paris: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 253 copies, 3 reviews
Writing New York: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 238 copies, 4 reviews
100 Years of The Best American Short Stories (Contributor) 174 copies, 3 reviews
Modern American Memoirs (Contributor) 171 copies, 2 reviews
Daddy Was a Number Runner (Foreword, some editions) 136 copies, 2 reviews
The Norton Book of Personal Essays (Contributor) 124 copies, 1 review
New York Stories (Everyman's Pocket Classics) (Contributor, some editions) 115 copies, 4 reviews
The Gates of Paradise (Contributor) 98 copies, 2 reviews
Rotten English: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 62 copies, 1 review
The Grim Reader (Contributor) 51 copies
Partisan Review (Contributor, some editions) 34 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1968 (Contributor) 30 copies
Hot and Cool: Jazz Short Stories (Contributor) 23 copies
Classic Essays in English (Contributor) 22 copies
Harlem U.S.A. (Contributor) 22 copies
Antaeus No. 62, Spring 1989 (Contributor) 10 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1961 (Contributor) 10 copies
100 Years of Emancipation (Contributor) 7 copies

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Revisiting James Baldwin
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Author, speaker, playwright and activist James Baldwin's legacy has affected American consciousness for decades. And while much of his most notable work was completed in the 1950s, '60s and '70s, Baldwin is everywhere today. Activists are inspired by him, authors are compared to him, and a new documentary 'I Am Not Your Negro' has received exuberant critical acclaim and an Academy Award nomination. What's behind this resurgence, and what makes his work so profoundly true in our present moment? (aurevoir)… (more)

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