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The Fire This Time

Pub Date : 2017-06-20 | Author : Jesmyn Ward | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9781501126352
ISBN 13 : 1501126350

"Ward takes James Baldwin's 1963 examination of race in America, The Fire Next Time, as a jumping off point for this ... collection of essays and poems about race from ... voices o..


The Fire Next Time

Pub Date : 2013-09-17 | Author : James Baldwin | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : 9780804149723
ISBN 13 : 0804149720

A national bestseller when it first appeared in 1963, The Fire Next Time galvanized the nation and gave passionate voice to the emerging civil rights movement. At once a powerful e..


Fire This Time

Pub Date : 1995 | Author : Gerald Horne | Publisher : University of Virginia Press

ISBN 10 : 0813916267
ISBN 13 : 9780813916262

In August 1965 the predominantly black neighborhood of Watts in Los Angeles erupted in flames and violence following an incident of police brutality. This is the first comprehensiv..


The Fire This Time

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Julian Aguon | Publisher : blue ocean press / ARI

ISBN 10 : 9784902837117
ISBN 13 : 4902837110

This compilation of essays chronicles the plight of the Chamorro people in the U.S. Territory of Guam. These essays provide a picture of how globalization, privatization, a non-rep..


The Fire This Time

Pub Date : 2013-03-01 | Author : Randall Kenan | Publisher : Saqi

ISBN 10 : 9780863567322
ISBN 13 : 0863567320

James Baldwin's The Fire Next Time was one of the essential books of the sixties and one of the most galvanizing statements of the American civil rights movement. Now, in the wake ..


The Fire This Time

Pub Date : 2009-06-03 | Author : Vivien Labaton | Publisher : Anchor

ISBN 10 : 9780307484895
ISBN 13 : 0307484890

Young feminists today are becoming activists on behalf of many causes beyond the classic—and indispensable--feminist ones of reproductive rights and equal pay for equal work. In ..


Men We Reaped

Pub Date : 2013-09-17 | Author : Jesmyn Ward | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9781408841884
ISBN 13 : 1408841886

'...And then we heard the rain falling, and that was the drops of blood falling; and when we came to get the crops, it was dead men that we reaped.' Harriet Tubman In five years, J..