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James Campbell

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James Campbell

James Campbell's books include Exiled in Paris: Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett and Others on the Left Bank, and Talking at the Gates: A Life of James Baldwin, both recently reissued.


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In the spring of 1960, the year of his death, the novelist Richard Wright wrote from Paris to his friend and Dutch translator Margrit de Sablonière: