BORN

September 4, 1908
Natchez, Mississippi

DIED

November 28, 1960

Richard Nathaniel Wright

American Author of Novels, Short Stories, Poems, and Non-Fiction

They hate because they fear, and they fear because they feel that the deepest feelings of their lives are being assaulted and outraged. And they do not know why; they are powerless pawns in a blind play of social forces.

—Richard Nathaniel Wright

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