CRSP Speaker Series: “Is Black Music Criminal?” Apr 16, 2013, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The Center on Race and Social Problems Welcomes Gerald Early on Tuesday, April 16, 2013

“Is Black Music Criminal?”

Early is a noted essayist and American culture critic. His collections of essays include Tuxedo Junction: Essays on American Culture, The Culture of Bruising: Essays on Prizefighting, Literature, and Modern American Culture, which won the 1994 National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism, and This is Where I Came In: Essays on Black America in the 1960s.  Early is also a prolific anthologist. His most recent edited books are the Best African American Essays 2010 with guest editor Randall Kennedy and Best African American Fiction 2010 with guest editor Nikki Giovanni.  Both are part of the annual Best African American Essays and Best African American Fiction series published by Bantam Books for which Early serves as the series editor.

Lunch will be provided; registration is not required

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Location: School of Social Work Conference Center 2017 Cathedral of Learning, 20th Floor