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The kind of light that shines on Texas

stories

by Reginald McKnight

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Reginald McKnight.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3833 K56 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination194 p. ;
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1540829M
    ISBN 100316560561
    LC Control Number91019487

    The Kind Of Light That Shines In Texas. In the story “The Kind of Light that Shines on Texas” by Reginald McKnight we encounter several conflicts that our main character, Clint, an African American child who attends a public school back in , Waco, faces through out the story several conflicts with society and also the conflicts he faces personally like living in .   The kind of light that shines on Texas: stories Item Preview Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by [email protected] on Aug SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:

    The kind of light that shines on Texas. Boston: Little, Brown. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) McKnight, Reginald, The Kind of Light That Shines On Texas. Boston: Little, Brown. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) McKnight, Reginald, , The Kind of Light That Shines On Texas. EBSCOhost serves thousands of libraries with premium essays, articles and other content including The Kind of Light That Shines on Texas. Get access to over 12 million other articles!

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The kind of light that shines on Texas by Reginald McKnight, , Southern Methodist University Press edition, in English - 1st Pages: The Kind of Light that Shines on Texas Climax: Oakley is about to beat up Clint because Clint wants him to call him an "n" word, but then Marvin saves Clint by punching Oakley. The Skater.


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The Kind of Light that Shines On Texas is a collection of short stories by Reginald McKnight. The stories are about middle class African Americans characters in the United States, mostly during the 60s and 70s (although one story takes place in a fairy tale land and one story takes place in the near future).4/5.

“The Kind of Light That Shines on Texas” is told in first person by Clint, an African American boy in a predominantly white elementary school in Waco, Texas, who must deal with his own racism. The Kind of Light That Shines on Texas: Stories Paperback – January 1, by Reginald McKnight (Author) › Visit Amazon's Reginald McKnight Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. /5(4). “The Kind of Light that Shines on Texas” has conflict abound. Clint is one of three black kids in a sixth-grade class of thirty white kids in a Waco, Texas school during During the exposition, we get a sense of the conflicts going on at school.

First, between Clint and the other black kids: “He [Marvin] embarrassed me. The Kind of Light That Shines on Texas: Stories Reginald McKnight, Author Little Brown and Company $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

The Kind of Light that Shines on Texas By: Reginald McKnight I never liked Marvin Pruitt. Never liked him, never knew him, even though there were only three of us in the class. Three black kids. In our school there were fourteen classrooms of thirty-odd white kids (in ’66, they considered Chicanos provisionally white) and three or four black.

Evocative stories about the middle class, mostly African- American and male, in search of themselves, from McKnight (I Get on the Bus, ; Moustapha's Eclipse, ). In settings ranging from a mythic past, with a detour through hell to a totalitarian and divided US of the future, McKnight's characters, consistently sensitive and serious, try to survive in a world where both.

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