Right From The Start, Bigger Thomas Had Been Headed For Jail It Could Have Been For Assault Or Petty Larceny By Chance, It Was For Murder And Rape Native Son Tells The Story Of This Young Black Man Caught In A Downward Spiral After He Kills A Young White Woman In A Brief Moment Of PanicSet In Chicago In The S, Wright S Powerful Novel Is An Unsparing Reflection On The Poverty And Feelings Of Hopelessness Experienced By People In Inner Cities Across The Country And Of What It Means To Be Black In America
Richard Nathaniel Wright was an African American author of powerful, sometimes controversial novels, short stories and non fiction Much of his literature concerned racial themes His work helped redefine discussions of race relations in America in the mid 20th century Librarian Note There is than one author in the GoodReads database with this name.
- 504 pages
- Native Son
- Richard Wright
- 18 October 2018 Richard Wright