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Jazz country : Ralph Ellison in America

Author: Horace A Porter
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using jazz as the key metaphor, Porter refocuses old interpretations of Ellison by placing jazz in the foreground and by emphasizing, especially as revealed in his essays, the power of Ellison's  Read more...

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Named Person: Ralph Ellison
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Horace A Porter
ISBN: 0877457778 9780877457770
OCLC Number: 878733866
Description: [xv], 168 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Horace A. Porter.

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"I suspect that the one body of music which expresses the United States - which expresses this continent - is jazz and blues." - Ralph Ellison; "Jazz Country is an appropriate and even inspired entry Read more...

 
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