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James Baldwin

With If Beale Street Could Talk getting raves, we look at other screen treatments of the great author's work — and life.

December 19 2018 1:07 PM

I learned what it could mean for black men to love each other as friends, as brothers, and as lovers — thanks to the iconic writer. 

July 18 2017 6:01 AM

The Moonlight director is adapting the gay author's novel If Beale Street Could Talk

July 10 2017 8:20 PM

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. 

March 10 2017 7:02 AM Updated

In honor of Black History Month, here are five brothers and sisters to appreciate.

February 22 2017 1:48 PM

Raoul Peck speaks about how his Academy Award-nominated documentary on gay writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin could not be more contemporary.

February 21 2017 1:05 PM