The Resource Exiled in Paris : Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett, and others on the Left Bank, James Campbell

Exiled in Paris : Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett, and others on the Left Bank, James Campbell

Label
Exiled in Paris : Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett, and others on the Left Bank
Title
Exiled in Paris
Title remainder
Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett, and others on the Left Bank
Statement of responsibility
James Campbell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From Richard Wright's appearance at the rue de Fleurus apartment of Gertrude Stein until his death fourteen years later, this is the story of the eclectic personalities who fueled the literary and philosophical dramas of the period: James Baldwin, Alexander Trocchi, Boris Vian, and Maurice Girodias
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campbell, James
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3545.R815
LC item number
Z613 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Richard
  • Beckett, Samuel
  • Baldwin, James
  • Olympia Press (Paris, France)
  • Literature publishing
  • Americans
  • Paris (France)
  • Irish
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, Irish
  • Rive gauche (Paris, France)
  • African American authors
Label
Exiled in Paris : Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett, and others on the Left Bank, James Campbell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Un enfant du pays : Richard Wright, St.-Germain-des Prés, the little magazines, J'irai cracher sur vos tombes -- We are outlaws : Alexander Trocchi, Merlin and Samuel Beckett, Paris Review, the English Marquis de Sade -- We will spit on Boris Vian -- Normal life is absurd : café culture, Wright and the FBI, Chester Himes, Giovanni's room -- They're watching us -- The hounds of decency : the Olympia Press, The Story of O, Merlin's demise -- Two concise histories : Lolita and The ginger man -- Points of departure -- Black on black : Wright and Africa, the "Gibson affair," Baldwin's return -- The ticket that exploded -- Black and white Negroes : the Beat Generation, Mailer, the black boy looks at the white boy -- Waiting for the end, boys : the mysterious death of Wright
Control code
ocm30700882
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 271 pages
Isbn
9780689121722
Lccn
94028102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)30700882
Label
Exiled in Paris : Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett, and others on the Left Bank, James Campbell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Un enfant du pays : Richard Wright, St.-Germain-des Prés, the little magazines, J'irai cracher sur vos tombes -- We are outlaws : Alexander Trocchi, Merlin and Samuel Beckett, Paris Review, the English Marquis de Sade -- We will spit on Boris Vian -- Normal life is absurd : café culture, Wright and the FBI, Chester Himes, Giovanni's room -- They're watching us -- The hounds of decency : the Olympia Press, The Story of O, Merlin's demise -- Two concise histories : Lolita and The ginger man -- Points of departure -- Black on black : Wright and Africa, the "Gibson affair," Baldwin's return -- The ticket that exploded -- Black and white Negroes : the Beat Generation, Mailer, the black boy looks at the white boy -- Waiting for the end, boys : the mysterious death of Wright
Control code
ocm30700882
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 271 pages
Isbn
9780689121722
Lccn
94028102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)30700882

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