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English composition ii conflict and a paragraph discussing point of view the bingo game by ralph ellison p 422 2/11 character exercises/group activity. This course will focus on seven elements of fiction: central idea, character, conflict, point of view, setting, language, and tone these elements will be incorporated into five to seven writing assignments, varying in length and using either a cumulative or single-element approach. King of the bingo game palph ellison 1944 introduction plot summary themes historical overview critical overview criticism sources introduction first published in the literary journal tomorrow in november 1944, ralph ellison's short storyking of the bingo game explores black men's alienation in white society.
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