The short story “Flying Home,” by Ralph Ellison, is set in World War II. The tale primarily deals with racism. This is the story of Todd, a young African-American man trying to overcome racial distinctions by succeeding as a pilot. Also, the story features Jefferson, an old black tenant farmer representative of the traditional African-American man from the days of slavery. Finally, there is Dabney Graves, the bigoted white landowner of
Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves
Circulating Books – A Selected List
Call Number: PS3555 .L625 Z635 2000
Call Number: PS3555 .L625 F58 1998
Call Number: PS3555 .L625 Z74 2002
Call Number: PS3555 .L625 Z876 1993
LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Terms
o Vol. 86, pg. 324
o Vol. 114, pgs. 94, 95, 102, 108, 131
o Vol. 2, pgs. 839-840
o Vol. 3, pgs. 1416-1418
o Vol. 26, pgs. 4, 9-10, 13, 15, 21, 24-25
o Vol. 79, pgs. 5-7, 16, 21-22, 25-27, 29, 45, 72-74, 77
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