The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man
By (author) James Weldon Johnson
Format: Paperback / softback
Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man by James Weldon Johnson
Book DescriptionThis vivid and startlingly new picture of conditions brought about by the race question in the United States makes no special plea for the Negro, but shows in a dispassionate, though sympathetic, manner conditions as they actually exist between the whites and blacks to-day. Special pleas have already been made for and against the Negro in hundreds of books, but in these books either his virtues or his vices have been exaggerated. This is because writers, in nearly every instance, have treated the colored American as a whole; each has taken some one group of the race to prove his case. Not before has a composite and proportionate presentation of the entire race, embracing all of its various groups and elements, showing their relations with each other and to the whites, been made.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781595478672
(229mm x 152mm x 7mm)
Imprint: NuVision Publications
Publisher: NuVision Publications
Publish Date: 18-Jul-2007
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author James Weldon Johnson
Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man, Paperback (April 2015)
The Norton Critical Edition of this influential Harlem Renaissance novel includes related materials available in no other edition.
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