Ezekiel ‘Easy’ Rawlins

Devil in a Blue Dress was the first novel by Walter Mosley and features Easy Rawlins, an African American World War II veteran. It is a noir masterpiece pulling together threads of race, friendship and betrayal, and political corruption in the context of post-war …

last updated: 27 January 2019;  category: books, tv, and movies  tags: Devil in a Blue Dress  crime fiction 

Walter Mosley’s novel Devil in a Blue Dress is a noir masterpiece pulling together threads of race, friendship and betrayal, and political corruption in the context of post-war America. Read the book, then watch the movie—and watch the movie for the electric …

last updated: 26 January 2019;  category: books, tv, and movies  tags: Devil in a Blue Dress  Ocean's Eleven 

Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley introduces Easy Rawlins, an African American World War II veteran who has just lost his job and needs money to pay his mortgage. By asking five questions we can get to the heart of the story.

last updated: 22 January 2019;  category: story  tags: Devil in a Blue Dress  five questions