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The indignant generation

Lawrence Patrick Jackson

The indignant generation

a narrative history of African American writers and critics, 1934-1960

by Lawrence Patrick Jackson

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism,
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century,
  • African American critics,
  • African Americans -- Race identity,
  • African American arts -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLawrence P. Jackson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 J37 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23972220M
    ISBN 109780691141350
    LC Control Number2009049322
    OCLC/WorldCa473655638

    Get this from a library! The indignant generation: a narrative history of African American writers and critics, [Lawrence Patrick Jackson].   Now, Jackson has filled that gap with his new book, “The Indignant Generation: A Narrative History of African American Writers and Critics, ” (Princeton University Press, ). In it, he discusses the rise of social realism literature – works that dealt with the realities of the struggles of the working class.

    The Indignant Generation: A Narrative History of African American Writers and Critics Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, ISBN , OCLC [9] Ralph Ellison: Emergence of Genius, New York; Chichester; Weinheim: J. Wiley and Sons, Alma mater: Stanford University.   Lawrence P. Jackson's previous books include My Father's Name and The Indignant Generation. C. Rahmeek Rasul/W. W. Norton hide caption.

    Lawrence Jackson is the author of My Father’s Name: A Black Virginia Family after the Civil War (Chicago ), The Indignant Generation: A Narrative History of African American Writers and Critics (Princeton ) and Ralph Ellison: Emergence of Genius, (Wiley ). Two of his books have been finalists for the Hurston-Wright Prize and The Indignant Generation won the William. Armed with only early boyhood memories, Lawrence P. Jackson begins his quest by setting out from his home in Baltimore for Pittsylvania County, Virginia, to try to find his late grandfather’s old home by the railroad tracks in Blairs. My Father’s Name tells the tale of the ensuing journey, at once a detective story and a moving historical memoir, uncovering the mixture of anguish and.


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