Who is Ralph Ellison?

  • (noun): United States novelist who wrote about a young Black man and his struggles in American society (1914-1994).
    Synonyms: Ellison, Ralph Waldo Ellison

Ralph Ellison

Ralph Waldo Ellison (March 1, 1914 – April 16, 1994) was an American novelist, literary critic, scholar and writer. He was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ellison is best known for his novel Invisible Man, which won the National Book Award in 1953. He also wrote Shadow and Act (1964), a collection of political, social and critical essays, and Going to the Territory (1986).

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Hugo Award For Best Dramatic Presentation - Winners and Nominees - Best Dramatic Presentation
... Joseph Pevney (director), Harlan Ellison (screenplay) Desilu Productions Star Trek "Amok Time" Joseph Pevney (director), Theodore Sturgeon (screenplay) Desilu Productions Star Trek "Mirror, Mirror" Marc ... Fall Out" Patrick McGoohan (director, screenplay) Everyman/ITC Entertainment Charly Ralph Nelson (director), Stirling Silliphant (screenplay), Daniel Keyes (orig ... Jones (director, screenplay), Wayne Cruseturner (screenplay), Harlan Ellison (original story) LQ/JAF Dark Star John Carpenter (director, screenplay), Dan O'Bann ...
Ralph Ellison - Publications - Letters
... Trading Twelves The Selected Letters of Ralph Ellison and Albert Murray (Modern Library, 2000) ISBN 0-375-50367-6 ...
Albert Murray (writer)
... not know each other at Tuskegee, Murray and Ralph Ellison became close friends shortly after Murray graduated ... relationship—reflected in the book Trading Twelves The Selected Letters of Ralph Ellison and Albert Murray—informed the thinking and writing of both men from the time of ... Trading Twelves The Selected Letters of Ralph Ellison and Albert Murray (2001) ...
2004 Hugo Award For Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form - Winners and Nominees - Best Dramatic Presentation
... of Forever" !Star Trek "The City on the Edge of Forever"* Joseph Pevney (director), Harlan Ellison (screenplay) Desilu Productions Star Trek "Amok Time" Joseph Pevney (director), Theodore Sturgeon (sc ... McGoohan (director, screenplay) Everyman/ITC Entertainment Charly Ralph Nelson (director), Stirling Silliphant (screenplay), Daniel Keyes (original story) ABC Pictures/Selmer Rosemary's Baby ... Wayne Cruseturner (screenplay), Harlan Ellison (original story) LQ/JAF Dark Star John Carpenter (director, screenplay), Dan O'Bannon (screenplay) USC Monty Python and the Holy Grail Terry Gilliam (direc ...

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    I am an invisible man.... I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids—and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.
    —Ralph Ellison (b. 1914)