Ralph Ellison: the self-taught writer [electronic resource].
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 17 min.)) : sd., col.
- Publisher: [United States] : Education 2000 Inc. : 2008.
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|Participant or Performer Note:|| Narrator, Steve Coulter.
|Summary, etc.:|| 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.
|Target Audience Note:|| Not rated.
|System Details Note:|| Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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