[ModLib] Great article about ralph Ellison's SECOND novel

Gordon Neavill aa3401 at wayne.edu
Sun Aug 19 15:53:40 EDT 2007


Thanks for sharing this. It's a terrific article, and I wouldn't have found it on my own.


---- Original message ----
>Date: Sun, 19 Aug 2007 12:09:51 -0700
>From: Scot Kamins <kamins at modernlib.com>  
>Subject: [ModLib] Great article about ralph Ellison's SECOND novel  
>To: ML mailing list <modlib at owu.edu>
>Ralph Ellison, the author of The Invisible Man (338.1), didn't  
>publish a second novel in his lifetime. But he left literally  
>thousands of pages of manuscript, notes, and plain scribblings of a  
>second novel. Two college types -- including the guy who cobbled  
>together "Juneteenth" --  have put the novel together for a Modern  
>Library edition to be published next year. You can read the really  
>fascinating article about Ellison, the struggle to assemble the  
>pieces into a cogent whole, and the moving biography of one of the  
>editors, here:
>I recommend it.
>Scot Kamins
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>Albert Einstein
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