Invisible Man, The


noun

a novel (1897) by H.G. Wells.
a novel (1952) by Ralph Ellison.

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Culture definitions for invisible man

Invisible Man

(1952) A novel by African-American author Ralph Ellison. Set in the United States in the 1930s, it depicts a black man's struggle for identity. It won a National Book Award in 1953.

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