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WU Lecture: Fred Moten, Poet and Scholar in #SalemOR – Mar. 8th

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Fred Moten, pet and scholar

Fred Moten, Poet, Theorist, and Scholar of African American Literature

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 starting at 4:30 PM

Willamette University Campus | Hatfield Library | Hatfield Room

A finalist for the National Book Award in Poetry and a scholar whose work explores black studies, performance studies, poetry, and critical theory, Fred Moten teaches at the University of California, Riverside. His poetry collections include The Little Edges, The Feel Trio, B Jenkins , and Hughson’s Tavern.

His scholarly texts include The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning & Black Study, coauthored with Stefano Harney, and In the Break: The Aesthetics of the Black Radical Tradition.

Free and open to the public.

Willamette University Campus | Hatfield Library | Hatfield Room
900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301
Phone: 503-370-6300

Contact Information:
Name: Mary Martin
Phone: 503-370-6160
Email: memartin2@willamettte.edu

Event Sponsor(s):
The Hallie Ford Chair in Writing and the Department of English.

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