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Updated on Aug 17, 2020. Posted on Aug 2, 2013

25 Powerful Quotes From James Baldwin To Feed Your Soul

In honor of the author's birthday, a few quotes from his expansive oeuvre.

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"In Search of a Majority", Nobody Knows My Name

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The Fire Next Time, 1963

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WFMT (Chicago, IL) interview in 1961 from Conversations with James Baldwin

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"Eve Auchincloss and Nancy Lynch", Conversations With James Baldwin

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Giovanni's Room, 1956

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"Autobiographical Notes", Notes Of A Native Son

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Interview for The New Negro (Ahmann, 1961)

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"Letter from a Region in My Mind", The Fire Next Time

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The Fire Next Time, 1962

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"Words of a Native Son", 1964

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"On Language, Race, and the Black Writer", The Cross Of Redemption

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No Name In The Street, 1972

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"Mass Culture and the Creative Artist: Some Notes", The Cross of Redemption

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"As Much Truth As One Can Bear", New York Times Book Review

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No Name in the Street, 1972

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Nobody Knows My Name, 1961

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"White Racism or World Community?", 1968

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"In Search of a Majority", Nobody Knows My Name

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