An evening with Fred Moten and Jericho Brown

January 27, 2023
ASU Tempe Campus Old Main

Event Summary

The Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies invites you to an evening with Fred Moten and Jericho Brown in conversation with Ayanna Thompson.

Fred Moten is a cultural theorist and poet creating new conceptual spaces that accommodate emergent forms of Black cultural production, aesthetics, and social life. He is developing a new mode of aesthetic inquiry wherein the conditions of being Black play a central role.

Jericho Brown is the Director of the Creative Writing Program at Emory University in Atlanta, the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award, the recipient of noteworthy fellowships and author of widely published works.

This dialogue is the keynote event for Poetics: A RaceB4Race Symposium.

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