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but two years earlier his reviews were attacking Maxim Gorky for his outmoded revolutionary zeal and Shirley Graham for her emphasis on racial uplift. He concluded his remarks on the latter's biography of Frederick Douglass: "Relations ...
duty now, we may be able, handful that we are, to end the racial nightmare, and achieve our country, and change the history of the world. If we do not now dare everything, the fulfillment of that prophecy, re-created from the Bible in ...
Although many of the short stories are moving and effective in their use of sensitive racial situations, the characters often lack full development and plots remain contrived and melodramatic.
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American writers: a collection of literary biographiesUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This supplement, the latest addition to the well-known "American Writers'' series, includes 29 authors. All except Frederick Douglass, the 19th-century orator and writer, are 20th-century poets ... Read full review