Ralph Ellison

Ralph Ellison and the Melting Pot

There was a late 19th-century Mexican intellectual who made a case for the superiority of the mixed-raced mestizaje make-up of the Latin American nations—according to him, their new race, La ...

Ellison for Everyone

Two initial statements.  First, Ralph Ellison is a great novelist that more persons of all stripes ought to read.  Saying this reflects my own taste, i.e., my own inexpert judgment of ...