I read this in high school and thought there was never a longer, more horrifying and boring book out there. I look back and know I was wrong... I had only read the revised version and had missed page after page of the court case.
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Native Son by Richard Wright | 33 Must-Read Books To Celebrate Banned Books Week
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"Native Son," by Richard Wright Wright's book is literary naturalism at its finest, creating empathy for the impoverished and downtrodden -- an important lesson to learn if you haven't already.
Richard Wright, 1908-1960, Journalist, Author, Poet /African American writer and poet Richard Wright is best known for Black Boy, a moving account of his childhood and youth in the South.
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Photo comes from a recent HuffPost article, "50 Books that Every African American Should Read." I have a lot of reading to do!
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Native Son by Richard Wright
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This 'Native Son' infographic from Course Hero is as awesome as it is helpful. Check it out!
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