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James Baldwin

James Arthur Baldwin (August 2, 1924 – December 1, 1987) was an American novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic.

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... James Baldwin (1924–1987) was an American novelist, essayist and civil rights activist ... James Baldwin may also refer to James Baldwin (editor and author) (1841–1925), American educator, writer and administrator James Mark Baldwin (1861–1934 ... Baldwin (1886–?), American football coach James Baldwin (baseball) (born 1971), American right-handed pitcher and batter James Fowle Baldwin (1782–1862), American civil engineer ...

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