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[Contents] 1 In the Territory 2 Leaving the Territory 3 In a Land Most Strange 4 A Shock of Transition 5 The Recognition of Necessity 6 The Numbed and the Seething 7 A Mighty Book, a Mighty Theme 8 The Agon of Writing 9 In the Home Stretch 10 Finish Line 11 Annus Mirabilis 12 Second Act 13 Adventure in Rome 14 The Pleasures of Home 15 Hanging Fire 16 Tell It Like It Is, Baby 17 A ¿Lone-Star¿ Negro 18 Professor in the Humanities 19 The Monkey on his Back 20 The Uncanny Penetration of the Past 21 Flying Home Notes Acknowledgments Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
African American novelists -- Biography.