- Additional Authors
- 25 audiotape reels
- 10 audiocassettes
- James Baldwin (1924-1987) was a United States writer, activist, and public figure. His works include novels, essays, plays, poems, and speeches on race, class, masculinity, sexuality, justice, and love, among other themes.
- This collection contains 36 audio items, consisting of interviews and speeches given by Baldwin from the 1960s to 1980s. Items of note include a speech given at his elementary school; a feauture with Maya Angelou on their newest books; a debate between Baldwin, Malcolm X, C. Eric Lincoln, and George Schuyler; and an interview with Studs Terkel.
- Call Number
- Sc MIRS Baldwin 2017-03
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987, creator.
James Baldwin audio collection : 35 audio recordings of interviews and speeches given by Baldwin.
- Type of Content
- Type of Medium
- Type of Carrier
- Local Note
Forms part of the James Baldwin archive. Papers can be found in the Manuscript & Rare Books Division: James Baldwin papers, 1936-1992. (Sc MG 936). Photographs transferred to the Photographs and Prints Division.
- Added Author
Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008, interviewer.
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. Moving Image and Recorded Sound Division.
- Research Call Number
Sc MIRS Baldwin 2017-03