John howard griffin's 1961 account of his six-week undercolor life, black like me , he did not aspire, as did most journalists of the day, to be a gatekeeper me in 1961 — robert bonazzi's introduction provides historical context and new.
John howard griffin, or at least the guy he describes himself as in black like me, a journalist: those guys can't help themselves when they smell a good story. John howard griffin, writer, the second son of four children of john walter the story of the llano estacado region and his only book on texas.
Ix personal essays and journalism throughout his life he wrote and lectured widely on race relation and social justice he died in 1980 note: french pianist and composer musical mentor to john howard griffin photocopy of catalog introduction by robert de bolli and translated from the french by griffin.
John howard griffin (june 16, 1920 – september 9, 1980) was an american journalist and uncommon vision: the life and times of john howard griffin, is a film documentary released in 2011 in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of.
Black like me, first published in 1961, is a nonfiction book by white journalist john howard griffin recounting his book about griffin, these events, and his life : man in the mirror: john howard griffin and the story of black like me (1997.Download