James Baldwin

James Baldwin

Born Aug 2, 1924
  • Writer, Novelist, Poet, Playwright, Essayist, Activist
James Arthur Baldwin was an American novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic. Baldwin's essays, such as the collection Notes of a Native Son, explore palpable yet unspoken intricacies of racial, sexual, and class distinctions in Western societies, most notably in mid-20th-century Ame...

James Baldwin Stats

Nickname

: James Arthur Baldwin

Profession

: Writer, Novelist, Poet, Playwright, Essayist, Activist

Ethnicity

: African American

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Aug 2, 1924 - Dec 1, 1987 (63 years old)

Place of Birth

: Harlem

Date of Death

: Dec 1, 1987

Place of Death

: Saint Paul de Vence

Cause of Death

: Stomach cancer
Appearances

James Baldwin Books

  1. If Beale Street Could Talk
  2. Go Tell It on the Mountain
  3. Another Country
  4. The Devil Finds Work
  5. The Evidence of Things Not Seen
  6. The Price of the Ticket
  7. Giovanni's Room
  8. Just Above My Head
  9. A Rap on Race
  10. Tell Me How Long the Train's Been Gone

James Baldwin Subject of Books

  1. Events in 2011 and Forthcoming Book Strengthen James Baldwin's Legacy
    Events in 2011 and Forthcoming Book Strengthen James Baldwin's Legacy
  2. James Baldwin (Writers and Their Work)
  3. Dear James Baldwin (in lieu of Dear Barack Obama)
    Dear James Baldwin (in lieu of Dear Barack Obama)
  4. Looking for Giovanni