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Ralph Ellison

Ralph Ellison (1914-94) was born in Oklahoma and trained as a musician at Tuskegee Institute from 1933 to 1936, at which time a visit to New York and a meeting with Richard Wright led to his first attempts at fiction. Invisible Man won the National Book Award. Appointed to the Academy of American Arts and Letters in 1964, Ellison taught at several institutions, including Bard College, the University of Chicago, and New York University, where he was Albert Schweitzer Professor of Humanities.

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    • Invisible Man

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    • By: Ralph Ellison
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    • The Collected Essays of Ralph Ellison

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    Compiled, edited, and newly revised by Ralph Ellison's literary executor, John F. Callahan, this classic collection includes posthumously discovered reviews, criticism, and interviews....

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    • Juneteenth

    • A Novel
    • By: Ralph Ellison
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    • Three Days Before the Shooting...

    • By: Ralph Ellison, John F. Callahan - editor, Adam Bradley - editor
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    • Length: 63 hrs and 6 mins
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    At his death in 1994, Ralph Ellison left behind roughly 2000 pages of his unfinished second novel, which he had spent nearly four decades writing. Long awaited, it was to have been the work Ellison intended to follow his masterpiece, Invisible Man....

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    • Flying Home and Other Stories

    • By: Ralph Ellison, John F. Callahan - introduction
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    These 13 stories by the author of The Invisible Man "approach the elegance of Chekhov" ( The Washington Post)....

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