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A Criminal Power: James Baldwin and the Law Hardcover – January 3, 2012


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“D. Quentin Miller is an outstanding interpreter of James Baldwin. The breadth of his book is quite stunning. After reading this book, I now know every instance in which Baldwin mentions or critiques law, the police, and prisons in his writings, including several essays that have not been collected. Truly a brilliant analysis of this under-researched area of Baldwin studies.” —Richard Schur, associate professor of English, Drury University

 


A Criminal Power is an excellent book, an important book, a watershed book in James Baldwin criticism. D. Quentin Miller’s use of a variety of critical approaches, including biographical criticism, historical criticism, and the insights of critical legal studies and critical race studies coalesce to create a truly remarkable and fresh evaluation of Baldwin’s entire career.” —William Lyne, professor of English, Western Washington University

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D. Quentin Miller is professor of English at Suffolk University in Boston.

 


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