James Weldon Johnson: Writings - Johnson, James Weldon, and Andrews, William L (Editor)

"The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man" (1912), James Weldon Johnson's first book and the first modernist novel written by an African American, is a groundbreaking and subtle account of racial passing, initially published as an anonymous memoir. Its veracity?many believed it to be a genuine autobiography?has made it one of the undisputed ...

James Weldon Johnson: Writings 2004, Library of America, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781931082525