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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 117–140.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Lisa J. Fluet Copyright © Hofstra University 2012 Chester Himes and the Equality of Hurt Chester Himes and the Equality of Hurt Lisa J. Fluet Soon, blacks who did not have guns began to take pipe cutters and wire cutters and small acetylene torches with them into...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2010) 56 (1): 99–106.
Published: 01 March 2010
... repressive as the enemies it overthrew. Perhaps the book’s most interesting chapter is the concluding one on Chester Himes and his publication of La Reine des pommes (published in English in 1957 as For Love of Imabelle, now published as A Rage in Harlem) in the Série Noire, the French...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2010) 56 (4): 575–581.
Published: 01 December 2010
... African American tradition of crime fiction, focusing on Walter Mosley and Chester Himes. Cassuto nimbly balances the major canonical figures of the genre with its oddballs and its popular, but not yet anthologized figures. He alludes to, but does not delve into, the early pulp magazine Black Mask...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2014) 60 (3): 397–404.
Published: 01 September 2014
... novels include Frank Yerby’s The Foxes of Harrow (1946), Ann Petry’s Country Place (1947), Zora Neale Hurston’s 397Twentieth-Century Literature 60.3 Fall 2014 397 Mollie Godfrey Seraph on the Suwanee (1947), Willard Motley’s Knock on Any Door (1947), Chester Himes’s Cast the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2010) 56 (2): 269–276.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Ellison’s Invisible Man (1952) with only a brief interruption for Norman Mailer’s The Naked and the Dead [1948Hutner adds names such as Irwin Shaw, Kay Boyle, Nelson 273 Alison Shonkwiler Algren, Sloan Wilson, Wallace Stegner, James Cain, Betty Smith, Charles Jackson, Chester Himes, and...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2003) 49 (1): 12–31.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., and black expatriates like Wright, Baldwin, and Himes. There were also of course several decades of New Yorker “Letters from Paris” by Janet Flanner, succeeded by Jane Kramer’s “Letters from Europe.” Journalists, chroniclers, memoirists, writers of fiction, they came from the ranks of the rich...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2017) 63 (2): 115–140.
Published: 01 June 2017