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Suzan-Lori Parks Talks 'Native Son' Controversy And What James Baldwin Taught Her

*Editor's note: Native Son spoilers below* Novelist, screenwriter and playwright  Suzan-Lori Parks is a genius. The MacArthur Foundation solidified that assertion in 2001 by awarding her its "Genius" grant. A student of James Baldwin, Parks went on the next year to win the Pulitzer Prize for her play Topdog/Underdog. You've seen the power of her pen on the big screen in Girl 6, Their...