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Native Son

Includes the life of Richard Wright, a list of characters, critical commentaries, character analyses, and more.

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  • "8Wright's Native son"
  • "Cliffs notes on Wright's native son"
  • "Cliffs Notes on Wright's Native son"@en
  • "Wright's native son"
  • "Cliffs notes on Wright's Native Son"
  • "Cliffs notes on Wright's Native son"@en
  • "Cliffs notes on Wright's Native son"
  • "Book-of-the-Month Club classic"
  • "Cliff Notes on Wright's Native son"@en
  • "Wright's Native son"@en
  • "Wright's Native son"
  • "Native son"@en

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  • "Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic.--From publisher's description."
  • "Native Son tells the story of a young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic. Set in Chicago in the 1930s Wrights powerful novel is an unsparing reflection on the poverty and feelings of hopelessness experienced by people in inner cities across the country and of what it means to be black in America."
  • "Includes the life of Richard Wright, a list of characters, critical commentaries, character analyses, and more."@en
  • "Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic. Set in Chicago in the 1930s, Richard Wright's novel is just as powerful today as when it was written -- in its reflection of poverty and hopelessness, and what it means to be black in America. This abridged edition includes an introduction, "How Bigger Was Born," by the author, as well as an afterword by John Reilly."
  • "Follows Bigger Thomas, a young black man who is trapped in a life of poverty in the slums of Chicago. Unwittingly involved in a wealthy woman's death, he is hunted relentlessly, baited by prejudiced officials, charged with murder and driven to acknowledge a strange pride in his crime."@en
  • "Set in Chicago in the 1930s, Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic."@en
  • "Trapped in the poverty-stricken ghetto of Chicago's South Side, a young African-American man finds release only in acts of violence."@en
  • "Junior Honors English Reading List - Mrs. Blackburn."@en
  • "Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic. Set in Chicago in the 1930s, Wright's powerful novel is an unsparing reflection on the poverty and feelings of hopelessness experienced by people in inner cities across the country and of what it means to be black in America."@en
  • "This novel addresses the issue of white American society's responsibility for the repression of blacks. The plot charts the decline of Bigger Thomas, a young African-American imprisoned for two murders--the accidental smothering of his white employer's daughter and the deliberate killing of his girlfriend to silence her. In his cell Thomas confronts his growing sense of injustice and concludes that violence is the only alternative to submission to white society."@en
  • "Traces the fall of a young Black man in 1930s Chicago as his life loses all hope of redemption after he kills a white woman."
  • "Bigger was a black man in a white man's world, and his crimes upset the whole of Chicago."@en
  • "A black author's assault upon a society that transforms self-destructiveness into an art."@en
  • "Native Son has captured, as no other novel has, the powerful emotions and suffering, the frustrations and yearnings, the restlessness and hysteria, of all the Bigger Thomases."
  • "Trapped in the poverty-stricken ghetto of Chicago's South Side, a young black man finds release only in acts of violence."
  • "Provides the Cliffs Notes on Richard Wright's classic novel, "Native Son," and includes biographical information on the author, critical commentaries and essays, character analyses, review questions and more."
  • "Uitgesloten van elke loopbaan en belast met een minderwaardigheidsbesef kiest een negerjongen een verkeerde uitweg voor zijn opgekropte gevoelens, die hem naar de dood voert."
  • "Not often is a black man the protagonist in American literature, but in Native Son, there is fiery, dramatic conflict in the story of Bigger Thomas, the man who wages a war between himself and the outside white world. Wright has given us a dramatic and impassioned look at life in the oppressed Black America."@en
  • "Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic. Set in Chicago in the 1930s, Richard Wright's novel is just as powerful today as when it was written -- in its reflection of poverty and hopelessness, and what it means to be black in America."@en
  • "First published, 1940. Novel about a young Negro who is hardened by life in the slums and whose every effort to free himself proves helpless."@en
  • "Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic. Set in Chicago in the 1930s, Richard Wright's novel is just as powerful today as when it was written -- in its reflection of poverty and hopelessness, and what it means to be black in America."
  • "Bigger Thomas, a 20-year-old black man, is uneducated, unsophisticated, and unemployed. When a wealthy family offers him a chauffeur's position, Bigger is torn between gratitude for the job and anger over his subvservient status."@en
  • "The negative forces of a white world close around Bigger Thomas, who discovers a distorted freedom in acts of violence and murder."@en
  • "The negative forces of a white world close around Bigger Thomas, who discovers a distorted freedom in acts of violence and murder."
  • "A critical evaluation of the Richard Wright novel."@en
  • "Bigger, a young black man in Chicago, kills his first victim in a moment of panic. He then goes on to kill again."@en
  • "Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny: by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black man caught in a downward spiral after he kills a young white woman in a brief moment of panic. Set in Chicago in the 1930s, Wright's powerful novel is an unsparing reflection of the poverty and feelings of hopelessness experienced by people in inner cities across the country and of what it means to be black in America."@en

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  • "Bildungsromans"@en
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  • "Kriminalitet og fængselsvæsen"
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  • "Native son : the original 1940 text"
  • "Native son"
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  • "Native son : with an introd. "How 'Bigger' was born""
  • "Cliffs notes on Wright's "Native son""
  • "Native son : the restored text established by the Library of America"
  • "Cliffs notes on Wright's Native son"@en
  • "Native son. With an introduction "How 'Bigger' was born,""@en
  • "Native son. With an introd.: "How 'Bigger' was born," by the author"@en
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  • "Native son : with an introd. "How 'Bigger' was born" by the author"
  • "Native Son (the original 1940 text)"
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  • "Native son : with an introduction "How 'Bigger' was born" by the author"

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