biographical name Ralph Waldo 1914-1994 American writer

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  • Ellison —   [ elɪsn], Ralph Waldo, amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Oklahoma City (Oklahoma) 1. 3. 1914, ✝ New York 16. 4. 1994. Sein für die Literatur der Nachkriegszeit bedeutender Roman »Invisible man« (1952; deutsch »Unsichtbar«) thematisiert unter… …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Ellison — noun United States novelist who wrote about a young Black man and his struggles in American society (1914 1994) • Syn: ↑Ralph Ellison, ↑Ralph Waldo Ellison • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

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