The hardest thing about writing, in a sense, is not writing. I mean, the...– James Baldwin
On the other hand, people who imagine history flatters them (as it does, indeed,...– James Baldwin, “White Man’s Guilt” (via notime4yourshit)
James Arthur Baldwin Inducted to the American... →
We’re proud to announce that our 2011 inductee into the American Poets’ Corner is native New Yorker and fearless writer James Baldwin. A Native New Yorker from Harlem, James Arthur Baldwin (1924-1987) was shaped by the Jim Crow era, the black church, and by Greenwich Village, where he moved when he was 17. He escaped a strict, religious stepfather who had shepherded him into a career...
The Jimmy Baldwin Project A call for the... →