“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Richard Wright (American Novelist)
Date of Birth:
September 4, 1908
Date of Death:
November 28, 1960
Richard Nathaniel Wright was an African-American author of powerful, sometimes controversial novels, short stories and non-fiction. Much of his literature concerned racial themes. His work helped redefine discussions of race relations in America in the mid-20th century.