If Beale Street Could Talk
Detalii
Autor BALDWIN, James
An apariţie 2019
Editura Penguin
Nr pagini 192
Dimensiuni 20 x 13 cm
Format Paperback, B

If Beale Street Could Talk

  • Cod produs: 9780241384503
  • Disponibilitate: În Stoc
  • 49,00 Lei

Descriere

The inspiration for the new film from Oscar award-winning director Barry Jenkins

'Achingly beautiful' Guardian

Harlem in the 1970s: the black soul of New York City. Tish is nineteen and the man she loves - her lifelong friend and the father of her unborn child - has been jailed for a crime he did not commit. As their families come together to fight for his freedom, will their love be enough?

'Soulful . . . Racial injustice may flatten "the black experience" into one single, fearful, constantly undermined way of life - but black life, black love, is so much larger than that . . . It's one of the signature lessons of Baldwin's work that blackness contains multitudes' Vanity Fair

'If Beale Street Could Talk affirms not only love between a man and a woman, but love of a type that is dealt with only rarely in contemporary fiction - that between members of a family' Joyce Carol Oates

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