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Conversations with Ishmael Reed

by Ishmael Reed

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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reed, Ishmael, 1938- -- Interviews,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Interviews,
  • African American authors -- Interviews

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Bruce Dick and Amritjit Singh.
    GenreInterviews.
    SeriesLiterary conversations series
    ContributionsDick, Bruce, 1953-, Singh, Amritjit.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3568.E365 Z462 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 393 p. ;
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL788042M
    ISBN 100878058141, 087805815X
    LC Control Number95020381

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In this collection of candid interviews, Ishmael Reed discusses how critics, especially from the northeastern establishment have consistently marginalized African American writers. As he does in his writing, Reed uses invective, satire, and humour to show how those people "have made no attempt to understand recent American writing.".

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One of America’s most significant literary figures, Ishmael Reed has published over thirty books of poetry, prose, essays, and plays, as well as penned hundreds of lyrics for musicians ranging from Taj Mahal to Macy Gray.

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Melissa asked me what I thought about the fact that four teams had. Bruce Dick, an associate professor of English at Appalachian State University, is the co-editor of Conversations with Ishmael Reed, a volume in this series. Silvio Sirias is an assistant professor of Spanish and Chicano/Latino literature at Appalachian State University.Juice!

is one of the best satirical novels I've ever read, and it is a great introduction to Ishmael Reed. I'm ashamed that it took me this long to get to one of his novels, but I'll read the other books I own by him in the near future, starting with Mumbo Jumbo, his most acclaimed work%(2).Author by: Ishmael Reed Languange: en Publisher by: Univ.

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