Beacon Press: A Stranger In The Village
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A Stranger In The Village

Editors: Cheryl J. Fish, Farrah J. Griffin

Dispatches, diaries, memoirs, and letters by African-American travelers in search of home, justice, and adventure-from the Wild West to Australia.

Including: James Baldwin, Countee Cullen, Angela Davis, W. E. B. Du Bois, Langston Hughes, June Jordan, Audre Lorde, Ntozake Shange, and Richard Wright.
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“[A Stranger in the Village] will explode any lingering notions that travel writing is a white writer’s game.” -Bob Sipchen, Los Angeles Times

“[A] remarkable anthology.” -Victoria Valentine, Emerge

“An intelligent, authoritative collection for anyone interested in travel writing, memoirs, or African-American history.” -Cond‚àöv† Nast Traveler

“[James] Baldwin’s astute observation that ‘this world is white no longer, and it will never be white again,’ could not be more obvious in this collection.” -The Miami Herald

“A thinking person’s travel anthology.” -Chicago Sun-Times

A Stranger In The Village

ISBN: 978-080707121-2
Publication Date: 5/1/1999
Pages: 384
Size:6 x 9 Inches (US)
Price:  $20.00
Format: Paperback
Availability: In stock.