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Invisible Man. [A novel.]

A journey across the racial divide reveals unparalled truths about the nature of racism and bigotry and its effects on the minds of both victims and perpetrators.

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  • "Cliff Notes on Ellison's Invisible man"@en
  • "Ellison's Invisible man"@en
  • "Cliffs Notes on Ellison's Invisible man"@en

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  • ""The odyssey of one Black's fervent search for his own identity." National Book Award Winner. "The narrator traces his life from college and into Harlem where he becomes invisible like other African Americans." "In the course of his wanderings from a Southern college to New York's Harlem, an African-American man becomes involved in a series of adventures.""
  • "A journey across the racial divide reveals unparalled truths about the nature of racism and bigotry and its effects on the minds of both victims and perpetrators."@en
  • "WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD."@en
  • "A 1952 novel of what it was like to be black in a country where black people were invisible."@en
  • "In the course of his wanderings from a Southern Negro college to New York's Harlem, an American black man becomes involved in a series of adventures."
  • "In the course of his wanderings from a Southern college to New York's Harlem, an African-American man becomes involved in a series of adventures."@en
  • "Invisible man is the story of several passages in a young man's life -from the deep south to the streets of Harlem, from living on his knee to standing defiantly on his feet, from a fearful denial to a passionate embrace of his own blackness. It is a Dantesque journey through the subterranean strata of black society in the era between the wars, related in a voice that prays and incites, sings the blues and plays the dozens."
  • "Ellison won the National Book Award for this searing record of a black man's journey through contemporary America. "Unquestionably, Ellison's book is a work of extraordinary intensity--powerfully imagined and written with a savage, wryly humorous gusto".--Atlantic."@en
  • "A Black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility."@en
  • "A Black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility."
  • "Roman waarin de problemen van de zwarte burgers van de Verenigde Staten centraal staan."
  • "The nameless narrator of the novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood", and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be. --From publisher's description."@en
  • "Tells the extraordinary story of a man invisible 'simply because people refuse to see me'. Published in 1952 when American society was on the cusp of immense change, the powerfully depicted adventures of Ellison's invisible man - from his expulsion from a Southern college to a terrifying Harlem race riot - go far beyond the story of one individual."
  • "Classic novel of a man's search for identity. Follows a young black man from his youth in a Southern town through the depression years in Harlem, where he examines and rejects the values thrust on him by both whites and blacks."@en
  • "Invisible Man is a milestone in American literature, a book that has continued to engage readers since its appearance in 1952. A first novel by an unknown writer, it remained on the bestseller list for sixteen weeks, won the National Book Award for fiction, and established Ralph Ellison as one of the key writers of the century. The nameless narrator of the novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood", and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be. The book is a passionate and witty tour de force of style, strongly influenced by T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land, Joyce, and Dostoevsky. From the Trade Paperback edition."@en
  • "A fictional examination of the place of African Americans in American society."@en
  • "The nameless narrator of this novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood", and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be."
  • "The nameless narrator of this novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood", and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be."@en
  • "Invisible Man is a milestone in American literature, a book that has continued to engage readers since its appearance in 1952.??A first novel by an unknown writer, it remained on the bestseller list for sixteen weeks, won the National Book Award for fiction, and established Ralph Ellison as one of the key writers of the century.??The nameless narrator of the novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood", and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be.??The book is a passionate and witty tour de force of style, strongly influenced by T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land, Joyce, and Dostoevsky.From the Trade Paperback edition."@en
  • "A black man fervently searches for his identity."@en
  • "In the course of his wanderings from a Southern Negro college to New York's Harlem, an American Black man becomes involved in a series of adventures."
  • "In the course of his wanderings from a Southern Negro college to New York's Harlem, an American black man becomes involved in a series of adventures. Introduction explains circumstances under which the book was written. Ellison won the National Book Award for this searing record of a black man's journey through contemporary America. Unquestionably, Ellison's book is a work of extraordinary intensity--powerfully imagined and written with a savage, wryly humorous gusto."
  • "In the course of his wanderings from a Southern Negro college to New York's Harlem, an American black man becomes involved in a series of adventures. Introduction explains circumstances under which the book was written. Ellison won the National Book Award for this searing record of a black man's journey through contemporary America. Unquestionably, Ellison's book is a work of extraordinary intensity--powerfully imagined and written with a savage, wryly humorous gusto."@en
  • "Literature Online includes the KnowledgeNotes student guides, a unique collection of critical introductions to major literary works. These high-quality, peer-reviewed academic resources are tailored to the needs of literature students and serve as a complement to the guidance provided by lecturers and seminar teachers."
  • "Records a black American man's progression from youthful affirmation to a sense of total rejection."
  • "In the course of his wanderings from a Southern Negro college to New York's Harlem, an African-American man becomes involved in a series of adventures."@en

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  • "Romans (teksten)"
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  • "African American fiction"
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  • "Roman américain"
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