Associate Professor of English


Murray is the author of Our Living Manhood: Literature, Black Power, and Masculine Ideology (U of Pennsylvania P, 2007). His current book project assesses how the centralization of African American literature in the capitalist marketplace and the academy has reshaped black literary expression since the 1980s. His essays have been published in such journals as American Literary History, African American Review, Contemporary Literature, and Callaloo

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