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The Black Mountain Book

Fielding Dawson (see all by)

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Fielding Dawson’s brilliant memoir about his own Black Mountain days is a wonderful book to read aloud.


Originally published in 1970 by Duke University Press, this new edition of Dawson’s classic memoir of his Black Mountain days “contains twice as much material as the original text, as well as documents from Dawson’s years at Black Mountain (1949-53): photographs, drawings, letters, poems, class notes.”

Cover illustration (front & back) is a portrait of Charles Olson by Dawson.

AuthorFielding Dawson
PublisherNorth Carolina Wesleyan College Press
Editiontrade paperback
DistributorR.A. Fountain
EditorLeverett T. Smith
Illustrations byFielding Dawson