By John A. Williams
while his army provider ends on the shut of worldwide struggle II—a interval that might proceed to hang-out him all through his life—Cato Douglass resolves to pursue a writing occupation and follows his dream to ny City.
quickly, his first novel is released, and apparently his dream has been fulfilled, permitting him to shuttle the area, fall in love, marry, and begin a family members. yet regardless of owning a expertise that shines brighter than that of a lot of his literary contemporaries, Cato discovers that he's trapped inside of a racist approach. just a handful of black writers obtain the aid of white editors and critics, and since Cato’s paintings pushes the limits set by way of the publishing undefined, he's doomed to a lifetime of obscurity.
The Chicago Sun-Times proclaimed !Click Song “a significant novel via considered one of America’s most interesting dwelling writers.” Winner of the 1983 American booklet Award, John A. Williams’s spell binding chronicle of a writer’s lifelong fight to topic is a blistering story of artwork, undefined, kin, and race.
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