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Conversations with James Baldwin This collection of interviews with James Baldwin covers the period, from the year of the publication of Nobody Knows My Names, his fourth book, to just a few weeks before his death It includes the last formal conversation with himTwenty seven interviews reprinted here come from a variety of sources newspapers, radio, journals, and review and show this celebrated author in all his eloquence, anger, and perception of racial, social, and literary situations in AmericaOver the years Baldwin proved to be an easily accessible and cooperative subject for interviews, both in the United States and abroad He frequently referred to himself as a kind of trans Atlantic commuter Whether candidly discussing his own ghetto origins, his literary mission and achievements, his role in the civil rights movement, or his views on world affairs, black and white relations, Vietnam, Christianity, and fellow writers, Baldwin was always both popular and controversialThis importa

10 thoughts on “Conversations with James Baldwin

  1. John John says:

    It s interestingI could be wrong but I don t think Baldwin considered himself a Christian per se But the attitude he reflects in many situations is totally Christian When faced with raw racism, he isn t overcome with an all cons

  2. Jeremy Williams Jeremy Williams says:

    a wonderful collection of interviews and articles displaying Baldwin s consistency of thought, philosophy and critical engagement with the American racial dilemma A must read for anyone seriously interested in the life and times of an

  3. Cisily Cisily says:

    i love this book if you ever wondered just how much Baldwin understands human behavior all you have to do is read this book.

  4. Yordanos Yordanos says:

    Since first reading The Last Conversation with James Baldwin, I have come to admire himand seek out his speeches, debates, other recorded conversations, etcthan his written works His eloquence, both in thought and language, his evolution as a wri

  5. Gwen Gwen says:

    When it comes to Baldwin s interviews I think I prefer watching and listening to them to reading them Tone is so important in an interview and it doesn t come across as well in written form I appreciate these interviews because they flesh out his thoug

  6. Shubhangi Agarwalla Shubhangi Agarwalla says:

    Speaking to the most heartbreaking and pernicious way in which all bigotry infiltrates the psyche and shrinks it from the inside, Baldwin and Achebe ruminate on the long, erotic, unended wrestling of art and politics What I particularly enjoyed however, was

  7. Dave Dave says:

    I can think of no late 20th century literary figure withnuance and foresight into the subject of America than James Baldwin who, to the extent that in baffling his contemporaries, was able to blow the future wide open This is a great collection of his dialogues an

  8. Al Al says:

    Good Read.

  9. IamBeLewis IamBeLewis says:

    James has become my favorite You really get insight into his mind, while also learning some of his writing practices

  10. Carla Kapeskas Carla Kapeskas says:

    This book offers great insight into Baldwin s mind and spirit I enjoyed it.

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