One of our most popular, respected, and controversial literary critics, Yale University professor Harold Bloom¿s books ¿ about, variously, Shakespeare, the Bible, and the classic literature ¿ are as erudite as they are accessible.
Richard Wrightby Harold Bloom (Editor)
Richard Wright found inspiration for his novels from a variety of sources. Marxist, existentialist, Freudian, and Black Nationalist leanings can be seen in his enduring and much-studied works, which include Black Boy, Native Son, and Uncle Tom's Children. This collection of critical essays examines Richard Wright's works from new perspectives.
Meet the Author
- New York, New York and New Haven, Connecticut
- Date of Birth:
- July 11, 1930
- Place of Birth:
- New York, New York
- B.A., Cornell University, 1951; Ph.D., Yale University, 1955
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