The writer left out of frustration with a racist country, but the reason he returned reveals the hope he still had as a black gay American.
In honor of Black History Month, here are five brothers and sisters to appreciate.
Raoul Peck speaks about how his Academy Award-nominated documentary on gay writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin could not be more contemporary.
The black and gay writer died 30 years ago. But a new documentary, I Am Not Your Negro, gifts his words on race and rebellion to a new generation of Americans.
James Baldwin felt he was part of his elders’ hope for the future. How can we make it possible for young trans men and women to feel that for themselves?