James Baldwin

Go Tell It On The Mountain

129,00 kn

James Baldwin

Go Tell It On The Mountain

129,00 kn

Go back to where you started, or as far back as you can, examine all of it, travel your road again and tell the truth about it. Sing or shout or testify or keep it to yourself: but know whence you came.` Originally published in 1953, Go Tell it on the Mountain was James Baldwin`s first major work, based in part on his own childhood in Harlem. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy`s discovery of the terms of his identity as the stepson of the minister of a Pentecostal storefront church in Harlem. Baldwin`s rendering of his protagonist`s spiritual, sexual and moral struggle towards self-invention opened new possibilities in the American language and in the way Americans understood themselves.



GODINA IZDANJA
2016
JEZIK IZDANJA
Engleski
NAKLADNIK / PROIZVOĐAČ
FORMAT
133 x 211 mm
BROJ STRANICA
280 stranica
UVEZ
tvrdi uvez
MASA
0.39 kg
BARKOD
9781841593715
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