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33 Must-Read Books To Celebrate Banned Books Week

Native Son by Richard Wright | 33 Must-Read Books To Celebrate Banned Books Week

Richard Wright, 1908-1960, Journalist, Author, Poet /African American writer and poet Richard Wright is best known for Black Boy, a moving account of his childhood and youth in the South.

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30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

"Native Son," by Richard Wright Wright's book is literary naturalism at its finest, creating empathy for the impoverished and downtrodden -- an important lesson to learn if you haven't already.

Richard Wright (September 4, 1908 – November 28, 1960) was an African-American author of sometimes controversial novels, short stories, poems, and non-fiction.

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50 Books That Every African American Should Read