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 (ĕl′ĭ-sən), Ralph Waldo 1914-1994.
American writer whose novels Invisible Man (1952) and Juneteenth (posthumously published, 1999) feature African-American characters struggling with issues of identity in American society.


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Ralph (Waldo), 1914–94, U.S. novelist.
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Noun1.Ellison - United States novelist who wrote about a young Black man and his struggles in American society (1914-1994)
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