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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 1–4.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Ronald A. T. Judy Duke University Press 2003 Ralph Ellison: The Next Fifty Years Ronald A. T. Judy When Jonathan Arac and I sat down in my dining room four years ago in July 1999—at his strong suggestion, I must say—we could have...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 21–45.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Kevin Bell Duke University Press 2003 The Embrace of Entropy: Ralph Ellison and the Freedom Principle of Jazz Invisible Kevin Bell For Lee Morgan and John Gilmore 1. Space Music...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 65–96.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Donald E. Pease Duke University Press 2003 Ralph Ellison and Kenneth Burke: The Nonsymbolizable (Trans)Action Donald E. Pease 1. Ralph Ellison Signifying on the Shadow in Kenneth Burke’s Symbolic Action Thus...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 115–136.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Robert G. O'Meally Duke University Press 2003 Checking Our Balances: Ellison on Armstrong’s Humor Robert G. O’Meally What the black actor has managed to give are moments—indelible moments, created, miraculously, beyond...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 157–174.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Kenneth W. Warren Duke University Press 2003 Ralph Ellison and the Problem of Cultural Authority Kenneth W. Warren In her controversial essay ‘‘Reflections on Little Rock originally writ- ten for Commentary magazine but published...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 137–155.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Adam Gussow Duke University Press 2003 ‘‘Fingering the Jagged Grain Ellison’s Wright and the Southern Blues Violences Adam Gussow ‘‘Brutal Experience’’ and Lyric Flight If we are still capable of valuing our writers...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 175–194.
Published: 01 May 2003
...John S. Wright Duke University Press 2003 ‘‘Jack-the-Bear’’ Dreaming: Ellison’s Spiritual Technologies John S. Wright The year following the 1952 publication of Invisible Man, at the pre- sentation ceremony for the National...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 169–189.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Richard Purcell “The Enigma of Arrival; or, When Should We Have Read Ralph Ellison’s Three Days Before the Shooting ?” is a review essay that looks at the context in which we as readers have come to receive Ellison’s posthumously published novel. It is also a provocation that suggests a way...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 241–256.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Richard Purcell In “Did the Digital Age Kill the Literary Star?” Richard Purcell looks back on Adam Bradley's Ralph Ellison in Progress: From “Invisible Man” to “Three Days before the Shooting” in light of Edward Snowden's revelations that the White House and the National Security Agency have been...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 11–30.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison and The Adventures of Augie March by Saul Bellow succeeded stylistically and thematically where Ernest Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea and William Faulkner's A Fable did not. They offered a new vitality to overcome critics' discourse of the “death of the novel” and probed...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 151–165.
Published: 01 August 2010
... works with works from more recent postcolonial nations. Imperial eclecticism names the technique by which writers in a new national culture freely manipulate the materials of the larger “world” cultural heritage as a resource for innovation, as Melville does with Shakespeare and Ellison does with Dante...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 47–64.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Barry Shank Duke University Press 2003 Bliss, or Blackface Sentiment Barry Shank When Senator Sunraider delivers the final speech of his career in Ralph Ellison’s novel Juneteenth, he seems to articulate one of Ellison’s most...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 5–19.
Published: 01 May 2003
... all my life. When I first heard Ellison’s title, some years ago now, the faintest tremor of recognition came home in the sound of ‘‘Chehaw’’ as that of some ancient feel of a place that I could not grasp with any degree of accuracy. But the very uncanni- ness of it, the obscurely veiled identity...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 195–216.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Jonathan Arac Duke University Press 2003 Toward a Critical Genealogy of the U.S. Discourse of Identity: Invisible Man after Fifty Years Jonathan Arac 1 I start with a key moment late in Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 97–114.
Published: 01 May 2003
... been touched before waking up slowly. —Björk Gudmundsdóttir, ‘‘Headphones from Post This essay forms part of a book-length manuscript in progress entitled Phonographies: Grooves in Sonic Afro-modernity. Earlier versions were presented in the context of ‘‘Ralph Ellison...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 May 2003
... of Literature at Columbia Uni- versity and has been the director of Columbia’s Center for Jazz Studies since 1999. He is the author and editor of numerous books, including The Craft of Ralph Ellison (1980), Living with Music: Ralph Ellison’s Essays on Jazz, and The Jazz Cadence of American Culture (1998...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 199–214.
Published: 01 August 2000
... had the right idea but the wrong medium in which to pull it off? This concern with situating music in its proper setting finds its way into an observation that Ralph Ellison makes regarding Mahalia Jackson. Ellison claimed that Mahalia Jackson as Mahalia Jackson could be found only...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 February 2021
... dispel Hitler s charm but also learn magic for themselves. When Burke first orally presented his work on Hitler at a left-wing writers conference, the young Ralph Ellison sat in the audience, and Burke s capacity to bring together Marx and Freud provided him the key he needed for completing his intel...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (2): 1–20.
Published: 01 May 2007
... novelists as Saul Bellow and John Updike have not honored it in their prac- tice, it continues to guide both everyday book reviewing and the standard pedagogy of creative writing. Ellison’s critique, put forward in his address upon receiving the National Book Award in 1953, set terms...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 55–66.
Published: 01 May 2009
... itself as literature. The novel has been often compared to Invisible Man,16 but the strongest point of contact between Ralph Ellison and Lee may be Ellison’s career-long vigilance concerning the limits of sociology for minority repre- sentation, and the need for literature if the realities...