James Baldwin Asks You “Who is the N*gger?

2 Posted by - November 13, 2017 - BLACK ART & LITERATURE, BLACK MEN

James Baldwin in the spring of 1963, as he’s driven around San Francisco to meet with members of the local African-American community.

Baldwin reflects on the racial inequality that African-Americans are forced to confront and at one point tries to lift the morale of a young man by expressing his conviction that: “There will be a Negro president of this country but it will not be the country that we are sitting in now.”

1 Comment

  • Kirstie Muckelvaney June 6, 2019 - 10:39 pm Reply

    Appreciate this site– extremely easy to navigate and lots to see!

  • Leave a reply