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Conversations with Ralph Ellison

Author: Ralph Ellison; Maryemma Graham; Amritjit Singh
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©1995.
Series: Literary conversations series.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Having published only one novel, Ralph Ellison gained and retained a reputation as one of America's premier authors. Though urged by his admirers and by critics to write more, at the time of his death in 1994 Ellison's renown rested upon a novel published in the 1950s. He remained at the peak of his eminence, acclaimed principally for this single work. But this astonishing book was Invisible Man, one of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
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Named Person: Ralph Ellison; Ralph Ellison; Ralph Ellison; Ralph Ellison; Ralph Ellison; Ralph Ellison
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Ellison; Maryemma Graham; Amritjit Singh
ISBN: 0878057803 9780878057801 0878057811 9780878057818
OCLC Number: 32272822
Description: xx, 409 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Talk with Ralph Ellison / Harvey Breit --
The Art of Fiction: An Interview / Alfred Chester and Vilma Howard --
What's Wrong with the American Novel / American Scholar --
Five Writers and Their African Ancestors / Harold Isaacs --
An Interview with Ralph Ellison / Allen Geller --
An Interview with Ralph Ellison / Richard Kostelanetz --
An American Novelist Who Sometimes Teaches / John Corry --
A Very Stern Discipline: An Interview with Ralph Ellison / Steve Cannon, Lennox Raphael and James Thompson --
A Dialogue with His Audience / Barat Review --
The Uses of History in Fiction: Ralph Ellison, William Styron, Robert Penn Warren, C. Vann Woodward / Southern Historical Association --
Indivisible Man / James Alan McPherson --
Ralph Ellison: Twenty Years After / David L. Carson --
A Conversation with Ralph Ellison / Leon Forrest --
Interview with Ralph Ellison / John O'Brien --
Ellison: Exploring the Life of a Not So Visible Man / Hollie I. West.
Series Title: Literary conversations series.
Responsibility: edited by Maryemma Graham and Amritjit Singh.

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