Acclaimed for his writing on Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr., Tupac Shakur, and many more, Michael Eric Dyson has emerged as the leading African-American intellectual of his generation. This collection gathers the best of Dyson's vast and growing body of work from the last several years: his most incisive commentary, the most stirring passages, and the sharpest, most probing and broadminded critical analyses. From Michael Jordan to the role of religion in public life, from Toni Morrison to patriotism in the wake of 9/11, the mastery and ease with which Dyson tackles just about any subject of relevance to black America today is without parallel.For thelast twentyfive years, Ihave had the highhonor to be called aReverend Dyson.a I found my calling ina black Baptist churchin Detroit whose ministry prized intellectual preparation as the hallmark offaithful service. Although toughanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Michael Eric Dyson Reader|
|Author||:||Michael Eric Dyson|
|Publisher||:||Basic Books - 2013-11-25|