The Third Floor is closed through mid-February for upgrades. Items marked "In Storage" are not immediately accessible. Please place a hold and we will retrieve them for you when the floor reopens. Children's and teen items returned during this time will be displayed in the Community Room and available for check out.
These 13 stories by the author of The Invisible Man approach the elegance of Chekhov (Washington Post) and provide early explorations of (Ellison's) lifelong fascination with the 'complex fate' and 'beautiful absurdity' of American identity (John Callahan). NPR sponsorship.