Going to Meet the Man

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Going to Meet the Man
First edition
Author James Baldwin
Country United States
Language English
Genre Short stories
Publisher Dial Press
Publication date

Going to Meet the Man,[1] published in 1965, is a short story collection by American writer James Baldwin. The book, dedicated "for Beauford Delaney", covers many topics related to anti-Black racism in American society, as well as African-American–Jewish relations, childhood, the creative process, criminal justice, drug addiction, family relationships, jazz, lynching, sexuality, and white supremacy.

The eight stories collected in the book are:


  1. ^ Baldwin, James (1965). Going to Meet the Man. Dial Press. 

Further reading[edit]