Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin (Book Analysis)

Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin (Book Analysis)

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin. The Giovanni of the title is a handsome Italian barman whom the novel's narrator and protagonist, a young American man called David, meets in a clandestine gay bar in Paris. Despite David's conflicted feelings and prior relationship with a woman, the two men soon embark on an intense but volatile affair which ultimately ends in tragedy. James Baldwin was one of the most influential African-American writers of the 20th century. His best-known works include his novels Go Tell It on the Mountain and Giovanni's Room, and he also penned a wide range of essays on social rights issues.

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Book details

Publication date
April 07, 2019
Publisher
Collection
Page count
46
ISBN
9782808018852