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The Price of the Ticket by James Baldwin

The Price of the Ticket

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The Price of the Ticket by James Baldwin
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Sep 21, 2021 | ISBN 9780807006566

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Table Of Contents

CONTENTS
Introduction: The Price of the Ticket ix
The Harlem Ghetto     1
Lockridge: ‟The American Myth”     13
Journey to Atlanta      19
Everybody’s Protest Novel     27
Encounter on the Seine: Black Meets Brown 35
Princes and Powers     41
Many Thousands Gone           65
Stranger in the Village           79
A Question of Identity            91
The Male Prison         101
Carmen Jones: The Dark Is Light Enough     107
Equal in Paris 113
Notes of a Native Son 127
Faulkner and Desegregation   147
The Crusade of Indignation    153
A Fly in Buttermilk    161
The Discovery of What It Means to Be an American 171
On Catfish Row          177
Nobody Knows My Name      183
The Northern Protestant         195
Fifth Avenue, Uptown            205
They Can’t Turn Back            215
In Search of a Majority          229
Notes for a Hypothetical Novel          237
The Dangerous Road Before Martin Luther King     245
East River, Downtown            263
Alas, Poor Richard     269
The Black Boy Looks at the White Boy         289
The New Lost Generation      305
The Creative Process  315
Color   319
A Talk to Teachers     325
The Fire Next Time    333
Nothing Personal        381
Words of a Native Son           395
The American Dream and the American Negro         403
White Man’s Guilt      409
A Report from Occupied Territory    415
Negroes Are Anti-Semitic Because They’re Anti-White      425
White Racism or World Community?           435
Sweet Lorraine           443
No Name in the Street 449
A Review of Roots     553
The Devil Finds Work            557
An Open Letter to Mr. Carter 637
Every Good-Bye Ain’t Gone  641
If Black English Isn’t a Language, Then Tell Me, What Is?  649
An Open Letter to the Born Again     653
Dark Days       657
Notes on the House of Bondage         667
Here Be Dragons        677

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