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I read it years afterward and agreed with her entirely. It is a sad state of affairs when there are kdv many situations when the same problems have continued, maybe not as drastic as what happened to Kingsblood when he went public kralkevska finding he had Negro blood, but they are still there. I thought that Mr Lewis would never bring us to a happy ending; it seemed as if the antagonism and insults would go on forever!

Pustiti da imanje propadne? Sinclair Lewis Sauk CentreMinnesota7. In this story, Neil Kingsblood, the protagonist, a white man by all regards, is prompted by his father to research his ancestry to see if they are born from royalty. Carol Shields Independence Day ; autor: A neglected tour de force by the first Kraljveska to win the Nobel Prize in literature, Kingsblood Royal is a stirring and wickedly funny portrait of a man who resigns from the white race.

Kingsblood Royal

While the lessons from the s are somewhat different today, there are still some essential morals that still hold true. I had no idea the phrases “Afro-American” and “coming out” were at least as old as Not to give too much away, but his education as a black man in a racist society is frightening. Carpe Librum rated it 4 years ago http: I loved Neil’s search for who he was, at first just a surface search, and by the end, a very deep and meaningful search.


Yeah, we’re so over racism in the U. Ovdje je bilo mnogo samostanskih posjeda. For the first time sinceit became “safe” for the Klu Klux Klan to publicly endorse a Presidential Candidate.

As I read it, I was constantly struck by the thought that this man, Sinclair Lewis, was so far ahead of his time in terms of the way he viewed society and justice.

Marilynne Robinson March ; autor: Sinclair Lewis has quickly become one of my favorite American writers of the 20th century. The book ends with a race riot stand-off which still rings fresh today as it did when it was published in A cardboard cut-out puppet show would have been more realistic, more convincing and infinitely more interesting than this, this parade of soul-starved mouthpieces.

Jones Gilead ; autor: This is the first Sinclair Lewis book that I have read. Perhaps it’s because I loathe racism?

Sinclair Lewis

I was amazed by this book. I had no expectations when, on a whim, I pulled the book off my book shelf and began to read it. Lewis’s selection as the first American recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature is sometimes treated as a travesty. Mencken wrote of him, “[If] the Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in “for his vigorous and graphic art of description and his ability to create, with wit and humor, new types of characters.

Booth Tarkington One of Ours ; autor: Apr 22, Murray rated it it was amazing. And unfortunately, take away some people’s excuse to hate, and they’ll come up with another. Since, in many states at this time, that small percentage of “black blood” makes him black, he begins to explore what that means much to everyone’s consternation.

Even though the theme is pretty heavy, Lewis writes with light hand and injects humor.

Booth Tarkington The Age of Innocence ; autor: What Neil learns is that he had a great, great, great grandfather who was a negro and who married an Chippewa Indian. When Neil Kingsblood, a typical middle-American banker with a comfortable life, makes the shocking discovery that he has African blood, the odyssey that ensues creates an unforgettable por A neglected tour de force by the first American to win the Nobel Prize in literature, Kingsblood Royal is a stirring and wickedly funny portrait of a man who resigns from the white race.


Oraljevska to Wikipedia only Ebony Magazine gave the book a positive review. Aside from that, keep in mind this is written in and is about race relations.

Kraljevska krv: ljubavprevaraosveta – Harold Robbins – Google Books

It is an eye-opening experience for Neil and his wife. Return to Book Page. If only the brains were taught from the beginning, we would all have a better world. Neil could stand to lose everything simply due to the race of one of his ancestors. Krajlevska very painful, too. Upton Sinclair Journey in the Dark ; autor: Lewis is as gutsy here as he was in “Main Street” and “Elmer Gantry”, with both hard hitting prose and clever turns of phrase that call out the idiocy of some of this characters.

Kraljevska krv – C. J. Sansom – Google Books

Jan 12, Kathryn Mattern rated it it was amazing. Gradually he he becomes curious about the black people in his community and meets several of them, finding out that some of them are finer people than many of his white acquaintances.

Hladan vjetar puhao je s rijeke dok je nebo postajalo svjetlije. Naturally, no individual person is prejudiced, but, you know, “other” people will begin to complain, and that will be bad for business, or lower property values, or whatever. Oct 18, janetandjohn rated it liked it.

This revelation doesn’t help Neil all that much.