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dc.contributor.advisorHarris, Harold J., 1924-
dc.contributor.authorYaple, Henry Mack
dc.descriptionv, 51 leaves
dc.description.abstractThe paper studies the conflict in the racial and artistic responsibilities of the contemporary author James Baldwin, proceeding through an analysis of the causes of the conflict, an indication of the manifestations of the conflict in three of Baldwin's fictional works, and an attempt to give some meaning to the entire problem.
dc.description.tableofcontentsBALDWIN'S ESSAYS: The cause for Baldwin's conflict between racial and artistic responsibilities -- Baldwin's nine years in France -- Baldwin's present conflict -- BALDWIN'S FICTION: The problem facing a Negro novelist -- The purpose of examining Baldwin's fiction -- Baldwin's youth expressed in fiction -- Baldwin's life in France as expressed in fiction -- Baldwin's present conflict as expressed in fiction -- CONCLUSION: Baldwin's relation to Negro authors -- Baldwin's shift from the "protest school" of literature -- Baldwin's artistic success with Negro material -- relation of Baldwin's artistic success in regard to Baldwin's position as a writer -- Bibliography.
dc.publisherKalamazoo College.
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSenior Individualized Projects. English.en
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder.
dc.subject.lcshBaldwin, James, 1924-
dc.titleNo Native Grounds for a Native Son?en

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