A Vintage Shorts "Short Story Month" Selection
James Baldwin's commanding prose remains as pressing in its compassionate portrayal of marginalized figures today as it was during the peak of the Civil Rights Movement.
In "Come Out the Wilderness," an essential and tremendous classic of American literature, Baldwin unmasks the heartbreak of one African American woman's spiritual, sexual, moral, and ultimately futile struggle for control of her future and her happiness in mid-century New York.
An ebook short.
by Henry James
by James Joyce
by James Fenimore Cooper
by Samuel Johnson, James Boswell
by James Baldwin
Sign up for our email newsletter