Published September 10, 2000
by Yale University Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||320|
Sprawling and introspective, Another Country explores the many forms love and longing can take. Set in Greenwich Village and Harlem during the late fifties, Baldwin’s third novel centers on the malaise and messy affairs of a small group of friends following the grisly suicide of one of the circle’s key members/5. May 25, · Featuring the story adapted into the Academy Award nominated film, 45 YEARS. The first American publication by one of the greatest living fiction masters, In Another Country spans David Constantine's remarkable thirty-year career. Known for their pristine emotional clarity, their spare but intensely evocative dialogue, and their fearless exposures of the heart in moments of/5. The Another Country Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. Despite a tendency toward jargon—Academia is another country—Zaborowska is a charming companion as she follows Baldwin’s steps through Turkey, brimming with enthusiasm at the sights and at Author: Claudia Roth Pierpont.
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Blazing a trail into the emotional life of people who are growing old, the author hacks away at much of the debris'stereotypes, indifference, and fear—that separates younger generations from their elders, but doesn't always escape the grip of sentimentality. As doctors, economists, and sociologists struggle to plan for a doubling of the population aged over 65 years (due in a little more. ANOTHER COUNTRY. by James Baldwin. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. This novel about love, by a well-known Negro author, has received a good deal of advance publicity and will probably be widely read. It is a curiously juvenile book for a man who has done so. Another Country tells the stories of artists, mainly in New York, struggling to love and be loved amid the complexities of racism, sexism, and homophobia. James Baldwin divided the novel into. Dec 01, · Buy a cheap copy of Another Country book by James Baldwin. Set in Greenwich Village, Harlem, and France, among other locales, Another Country is a novel of passions--sexual, racial, political, artistic--that is stunning for Free shipping over $/5(5).