The Autobiography Of An Ex-Colored Man (An African American Heritage Book) / Edition 1

The Autobiography Of An Ex-Colored Man (An African American Heritage Book) / Edition 1

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by James Weldon Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 1604592176

ISBN-13: 9781604592177

Pub. Date: 01/17/2008

Publisher: Wilder Publications

James Weldon Johnson's landmark novel is an emotionally gripping and poignant look into race relations. The protagonist, a half-white half-black man of very light complexion, known only as an ex-colored man, makes a choice between his heritage and the art that he loves and the ability to escape the inherent racism that he faces by passing as a white. Because of his…  See more details below

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James Weldon Johnson's landmark novel is an emotionally gripping and poignant look into race relations. The protagonist, a half-white half-black man of very light complexion, known only as an ex-colored man, makes a choice between his heritage and the art that he loves and the ability to escape the inherent racism that he faces by passing as a white. Because of his knowledge of both cultures he is able to give us startling revaluations into both cultures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781604592177
Publisher:
Wilder Publications
Publication date:
01/17/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
700,785
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)

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