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‘If Beale Street Could Talk’

James Baldwin’s “If Beale Street Could Talk” opens with a couple confessing their love, facing each other on opposite sides of a window. But this isn’t the window from a second-story bedroom — it’s the glass panes of a prison’s visiting room. And “If Beale Street Could Talk” isn’t just a love story; it’s Baldwin’s…
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