The Self-taught WriterDownloadable Video - 2008
This program vividly recounts the rough road from poverty to national stardom for writer Ralph Ellison. It covers Ellison's life from his early years growing up in a segregated society in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the turn of the 20th century, the many challenges he hurdled to learn his skill of being a writer and his vault to fame. Ellison's ability to relate the struggle African Americans faced in a racially polarized society in his moving novel "Invisible Man" made him nationally famous. His great determination to be recognized as a writer is told.
Publisher: [United States] :, Education 2000 Incorporated :, Made available through hoopla,, 2008.
Branch Call Number: eVideo hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 17 min.)) :,sound, color. digital, rda data file, rda
Alternative Title: Alternative title on container: Ralph Ellison story
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