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Author QuotedFrantz Fanon
Title QuotedBlack skin, white masks / Frantz Fanon ; transl. by Charles Lam Markmann
Date (Year/Month/Day)1968/06/29
ImprintNew York : Grove Press. [1967]
QuotationI am reading [Frantz] Fanon's Black Skins, White Masks"”a really extraordinary book. From every point of view"”as a piece of existentialist philosophizing, an analysis of the race question, as a work of literature (got it from Jim Lowell at the Asphodel Bookshop in exchange for Monks Ponds).
Quotation SourceThe Other Side of the Mountain: The End of the Journey. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 7, 1967-1968.; Edited by Patrick Hart, O.C.S.O. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1998, p. 134
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