Ralph Ellison : emergence of genius /

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Author / Creator:Jackson, Lawrence Patrick.
Imprint:New York : Wiley, c2002.
Description:xiii, 498 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Ellison, Ralph.
Ellison, Ralph.
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
African American novelists -- Biography.
African American novelists.
Novelists, American.
Biography.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/4696821
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ISBN:0471354147 (cloth : alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 445-482) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Geography Is Fate: 1913-1916
  • 2. Renaissance Man: 1916-1925
  • 3. The Horn of Plenty: 1925-1932
  • 4. Down South: 1932-1933
  • 5. The Trumpet and a Barrel of Crabs: 1933-1935
  • 6. The Wasteland: 1935-
  • 7. One-Winged Flying: 1936-1938
  • 8. Is Politics an Expression of Love? 1938-1941
  • 9. New Negro at Negro Quarterly: 1941-1942
  • 10. Labor of Love: 1943-1944
  • 11. Portrait of the Artist as a Young Critic: 1945 304
  • 12. African American Thoreau: 1946
  • 13. Absurdly, an Invisible Man: 1947
  • 14. Progressive Isolation: 1948
  • 15. Time Stands Still: 1949
  • 16. Cold War and Inauthentic Blacks: 1950
  • 17. The Black Kafka and the Fight against Reality: 1951
  • 18. The Briar Patch: 1952-1953
  • Notes
  • Index