Definition of Baldwin, James in US English:

Baldwin, James

proper noun

  • (1924–87), US writer and civil rights activist; full name James Arthur Baldwin. Notable works: novels Go Tell It on the Mountain (1953), Giovanni's Room (1956), and Another Country (1962); essay collections Nobody Knows My Name (1961) and The Price of a Ticket (1985).

Pronunciation

Baldwin, James

/ˈbɔldwən//ˈbôldwin/