Lover of the Fancy

Early C20th American culture and dissent

Living With Music
Ralph Ellison


Before Ralph Ellison became one of America s greatest writers, he was a musician and a student of jazz, writing widely on his favorite music for more than fifty years. Now, jazz authority Robert O Meally has collected the very best of Ellison s inspired, exuberant jazz writings in this unique anthology.”

Edited by Robert O’Meally

Paperback, 336pp
Modern Library, 2002
ISBN 9780375760235