Richard Wright

Uncle Tom's Children

originally published:
New York


  • Blockson101(1940)
  • First Book(1938)
  • Modern Library 100 Best Novels(020)
  • Time Magazine 100 Novels(1940)
  • Library of Congress 88 Books That Shaped America(1940)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 9/4/1908
died: 11/28/1960
born as: Richard Nathaniel Wright
nationality: USA

Novelist and short-story writer who was among the first American black writers to protest white treatment of blacks, notably in his novel Native Son (1940). - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature

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