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I call myself an artist

writings by and about Charles Johnson

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Johnson, Charles Richard, 1948- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Johnson, Charles Richard, 1948- -- Interviews.,
  • African American men -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Interviews.,
  • African American authors -- Interviews.,
  • African Americans in literature.,
  • African Americans -- Authorship.,
  • Books -- Reviews.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Rudolph P. Byrd.
    GenreInterviews., Reviews.
    ContributionsJohnson, Charles Richard, 1948-, Byrd, Rudolph P.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3560.O3735 Z72 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 398 p. :
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL100333M
    ISBN 100253335418
    LC Control Number99214697
    OCLC/WorldCa41334326

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