Black Boy

Black Boy (1945) is a memoir by Black American author Richard Wright, detailing his upbringing. Wright describes his youth in the South: Mississippi, Arkansas and Tennessee, and his eventual move to Chicago, where he establishes his writing career and becomes involved with the Communist Party. Black Boy gained high acclaim in the United States because of Wright’s honest and profound depiction of racism in America. While the book gained significant recognition, much of the reception throughout and after the publication process was highly controversial.


Black Boy (1945) is a memoir by Black American author Richard Wright, detailing his upbringing. Wright describes his youth in the South: Mississippi, Arkansas and Tennessee, and his eventual move to Chicago, where he establishes his writing career and becomes involved with the Communist Party. Black Boy gained high acclaim in the United States because of Wright’s honest and profound depiction of racism in America. While the book gained significant recognition, much of the reception throughout and after the publication process was highly controversial.
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Black Boy

Black Boy est un roman autobiographique de l'auteur noir américain Richard Wright, publié en 1945.
Avec le roman Native Son, écrit en 1940, Black Boy est l'un des premiers romans écrits par un afro-américain sur ses conditions de vie. C'est pourquoi l'on considère souvent que son auteur a ouvert la voie aux autres écrivains noirs.


Black Boy est un roman autobiographique de l'auteur noir américain Richard Wright, publié en 1945. Avec le roman Native Son, écrit en 1940, Black Boy est l'un des premiers romans écrits par un afro-américain sur ses conditions de vie. C'est pourquoi l'on considère souvent que son auteur a ouvert la voie aux autres écrivains noirs.
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