The Veil of Black: (Un)Masking the Subject of African-American Modernism's Native Son
Native Son - Richard Wright, New Edition (Bloom's Modern Critical Interpretations)
Chelsea House Publications
An effort to situate Wright's ground-breaking novel NATIVE SON within the contexts of post-Enlightenment historiography and the 'neo-slave narrative' structure developed in early black modernism. --author-supplied description
Benston, Kimberly. “The Veil of Black: (Un)Masking the Subject of African-American Modernism's Native Son'." Human Studies 16 (1997), 69-99.