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The Oxford Companion to American Literature (6 ed.)

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2004
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novel by James Baldwin, published in 1962.

Rufus Scott, a young, unemployed black jazz musician, deeply embittered by

Another Country

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The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

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2002
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Literature
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564 words

Immensely complex because of its size and scope, Another Country is James Baldwin's most ambitious novel. This novel of

Another Country

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The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

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2005
a novel by James Baldwin, published in 1962. Considered by many critics to be Baldwin's finest mature work of fiction, the novel examines, from a variety of perspectives, the lives, ... More
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The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2002
Subject:
Literature
Length:
9 words

novel by James Baldwin, published in 1962.

James Baldwin

James Baldwin  

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(1924–87),black American novelist. His first novel, Go Tell It on the Mountain (1953), set in Harlem, was followed by several on a more international scale, dealing with both homosexuality and the ...
Rufus Scott

Rufus Scott  

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Arguably James Baldwin's most tortured protagonist, Rufus Scott of Another Country (1962) reflects the author's view of the artist as prophet. Baldwin based him on Eugene Worth, a friend who ...

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