Summary: Ungle Fever

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ungle Fever delivers an urban America society where conflicts of race, class and gender intersect. Jungle Fever’s story centers on an affair between a black male named Flipper, a successful and professional architect who works in a white firm, and his white secretary, Angie, an Italian American trying to escape the working class. Before this affair, Flipper lives with his light-skinned wife (Drew) and daughter (Ming) in Harlem, while Angie lives with her farther and two squabbling brothers in Bensonhurst. When Drew knows about this affair, Flipper’s marriage suddenly in ruins. Drew, a mulatto who has a classy job as a buyer for Bloomingdales, is outraged that her husband betrayed her for a “low-class white trash”. Drew kicks him out of their
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