Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Invisible Man, The

noun
  1. a novel (1897) by H.G. Wells.
  2. a novel (1952) by Ralph Ellison.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

invisible man in Culture

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.

Show More
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.