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New essays on Invisible man

Author: Robert G O'Meally
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1988.
Series: American novel.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Published less than fifty years ago, Ralph Ellison's Invisible man shares with older classic works the odd quality of seeming to have been in place much longer. It is a novel that encompasses much of the American scene and character: though told by a single Afro-American voice and set in the contemporary South and then in modern New York City, its references are to the First World War, to Reconstruction, to the  Read more...
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Named Person: Ralph Ellison; Ralph Ellison; Ralph Ellison; Ralph (1914-1994) Ellison; Ralph Ellison
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert G O'Meally
ISBN: 0521308968 9780521308960 0521313694 9780521313698
OCLC Number: 16468442
Description: viii, 190 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The meaning of narration in Invisible man / Valerie Smith --
Frequencies of eloquence : the performance and composition of Invisible man / John F. Callahan --
Ralph Waldo Ellison : anthropology, modernism, and jazz / Berndt Ostendorf --
Ellison's masks and the novel of reality / Thomas Schaub --
The conscious hero and the rites of man : Ellison's war / John S. Wright.
Series Title: American novel.
Responsibility: edited by Robert O'Meally.
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"This superb collection of hitherto unpublished essays presents the Invisible Man in various perspectives as both a fully embodied expression of Modernism and as a unique appropriation of black Read more...

 
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