AUTHOR

Ralph Ellison

Tap the gear icon above to manage new release emails.
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.
Read more Read less
You're getting a free audiobook


You're getting a free audiobook.

$14.95 per month after 30 days. Cancel anytime.

Featured Article: The Best Black Audiobook Narrators to Listen to Right Now


A skilled performer has the ability to take the written word to new heights, infusing an author’s work with empathy, warmth, and excitement. And representation matters just as much for audio as it does for any visual medium: listeners should feel and hear themselves in art driven by powerful performers and authentic deliveries. We’ve gathered a few of the best Black audiobook narrators in the business and their can't-miss performances.

Best Sellers

Product List
  • Regular price: $21.60 or 1 credit

    Sale price: $21.60 or 1 credit

  • Regular price: $31.50 or 1 credit

    Sale price: $31.50 or 1 credit

  • Regular price: $40.50 or 1 credit

    Sale price: $40.50 or 1 credit

  • Regular price: $21.60 or 1 credit

    Sale price: $21.60 or 1 credit

  • Regular price: $40.50 or 1 credit

    Sale price: $40.50 or 1 credit

  • Regular price: $15.75 or 1 credit

    Sale price: $15.75 or 1 credit

Are you an author?

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.