Native Son | Study Guide

Richard Wright

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Native Son | Suggested Reading


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Baldwin, James, and Edward P. Jones. "Everybody's Protest Novel." Notes of a Native Son. Boston: Beacon, 2012. 6–23. Print.

Warnes, Andrew. Richard Wright's Native Son: A Routledge Study Guide. New York: Routledge, 2007. Print.

Wright, Richard. "How 'Bigger' Was Born." Native Son. New York: Harper Perennial, 2005. 433–62. Print.

Course Hero. "Native Son Infographic." Course Hero. 9 May 2016. Web. 22 June 2020. <>.

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