“Sybil, You Were Raped by Santa Claus” (Ellison’s Invisible Man)

Books, Literature, Writers

From Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man, a shocking, weird, gross, Christmasy reference near the end of the book. The context is that, in 1950s America, Sibyl, a white woman, wants the narrator, a black man, to fulfill her rape fantasy. Page 522 of my edition–

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