James Arthur Baldwin: word warrior - Workers
Workers WorldJames Arthur Baldwin: word warriorWorkers WorldIn an early critical work (“Everybody's Protest Novel”) reprinted in “Notes of a Native Son,” Baldwin slashes at “Uncle Tom's Cabin,” as well as Richard Wright's breakthrough hit, “Native Son.” Damning all such works as unequal to the task, Baldwin ...
Posted on 13 August 2017 | 6:26 pm
Publishing salacious material as public
The Guardian (blog)Publishing salacious material as public interest besmirches press freedomThe Guardian (blog)The judge's decision to lift the order was immediately opposed by the counsel for the crown, Richard Wright QC. He argued that the woman was a victim of an offence within the purview of a section of the 1992 sexual offences act. This entitled her to ...
Posted on 13 August 2017 | 8:03 am
“Landmark” direct bus service to
Yorkshire Post“Landmark” direct bus service to Doncaster Sheffield Airport hailedYorkshire PostRichard Wright, executive director of Sheffield Chamber of Commerce, added: “Properly connecting DSA and the surrounding business parks with the rest of the region is vitally important as we grow the economy and offer better connectivity for business ...
Posted on 13 August 2017 | 4:22 am
BOSTIK LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Regent start with a
GazetteBOSTIK LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Regent start with a point on the road and Swifts and Maldon secure narrow wins but ...GazetteThe young goalkeeper is the son of Town legend and former Arsenal stopper Richard Wright. Boss Webster said: "It's great to be able to bring in the Ipswich youngster on loan and I'm happy to be able to help young players develop with us. "We hope this ...and more »
Posted on 12 August 2017 | 11:12 am
Miss Sheridan named Miss Stanton -
Greenville Daily NewsMiss Sheridan named Miss StantonGreenville Daily NewsFirst runner-up honors went to Emma Burns, the daughter of Larry and Jackie Burns, with Deanna Wright, the daughter of Richard Wright and Heather Kellogg, placing as second runner-up. Smith also earned Miss Congeniality with Burns taking the People's ...
Posted on 12 August 2017 | 9:01 am
The Death of a Disgraced Vatican Archbishop
She won a Tony in 1981, and two years later, earned an NAACP medal that had previously been awarded to Martin Luther King, Jr., Richard Wright, Langston Hughes, and Rosa Parks. When she died in 2010 at age 92, President Barack Obama noted that she was the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:19 am
The 12 most important reads for inmates now
For her prisons “should be reserved only for people who pose a grave threat to society”. Native Son, Richard Wright, 1940 Wright portrays crime and violence as an almost inevitable product of racism in American life. Focusing the story of 20-year-old ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:12 am
With real bands phasing out, tribute acts
a diminished Floyd signed off last year with a final album that featured posthumous contributions from keyboardist Richard Wright. For his part, the 71-year-old Waters, who wrapped up “The Wall Live Tour” in 2013, has stated that it will likely be his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:08 pm
Growth plans forecast 37k new homes for
(L-R) City of Lincoln Council Leader Ric Metcalfe, Jeff Summers, Chair of the committee and Leader of West Lindsey District Council, Councillor Richard Wright, of North Kesteven District Council and Councillor Colin Davie, Executive Member for Economic ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:15 am
Joe Meno on 'Marvel and a Wonder'
I also wanted to explore the space between 'highbrow' and 'lowbrow' literature, so there's literary writers like Sherwood Anderson, Richard Wright, Sandra Cisneros and Stuart Dybek, along with more traditional genre writers like Sara Paretsky and Max Allan ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:45 am