Ellison definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Ellison, Ralph (Waldo) 1914-94; U.S. writer
Ellison definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Ralph Waldo 1914-1994.
American writer whose novels Invisible Man (1952) and Juneteenth (2000) feature African-American characters struggling with issues of identity in American society.