Publisher description for The collected essays of Ralph Ellison / edited, with an introduction by John F. Callahan ; preface by Saul Bellow.


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Counter In this collection of essays and interviews, Ellison writes of literature and folklore, jazz and black culture, and the nature and quality of lives that black Americans lead. This volume includes the critically acclaimed works Shadow and Act (1964) and Going to the Territory (1986).

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Ellison, Ralph Authorship, African Americans in literature