Black Boy by Richard Wright

Finished reading this book on November 5, 2006

Black Boy is a classic of American autobiography, a subtly crafted narrative of Richard Wright’s journey from innocence to experience in the Jim Crow South. An enduring story of one young man’s coming of age during a particular time and place, Black Boy remains a seminal text in our history about what it means to be a man, black, and Southern in America.

Information

  • Black Boy
  • Author: Richard Wright
  • Finished reading: November 5, 2006
  • Number of pages: 419
View on goodreads Buy on Amazon