Invisible Man

Ellison is infamous for repitition, what do you think of the use of repeating refernces to buckets? Take a look at this speech from Booker T. Washington given at the Libety Paint Factory and see if it provides further meaning to the repeating image of the bucket.

Think about the colors: gold, red, black, white, blue and gray in the novel. What themes and motifs and emphasized using colors to enhance significance?

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