Can You Hear Me Now?: 04 by Michael Eric DysonCan You Hear Me Now?: 04 by Michael Eric Dyson

Can You Hear Me Now?: 04

byMichael Eric Dyson

Paperback | April 26, 2011

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"Before I wanted to write the world, I sought to right it," declares Michael Eric Dyson. As one of America's most visible, inspirational, and quotable public intellectuals, Dyson has weighed in on a vast array of issues. In his books and newspaper articles, over television and radio waves, and from podiums to pulpits, Dyson has brought awareness and insight to questions of culture, race, gender, and politics. Now, twenty years into his illustrious career, Michael Eric Dyson offers his fans and admirers a compendium of new and classic writing.
Michael Eric Dyson has been named by Ebony as one of the one hundred most influential black Americans and is the author of fourteen other books. He is University Professor at Georgetown University and lives in Washington, D.C.
Title:Can You Hear Me Now?: 04Format:PaperbackDimensions:316 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.31 inPublished:April 26, 2011Publisher:Basic BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0465019676

ISBN - 13:9780465019670

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President Barack Obama “Everybody who speaks after Michael Eric Dyson pales in comparison. He is an outstanding scholar and an outstanding author.”Vanity Fair “One of the most graceful and lucid intellectuals writing on race and politics today.”Jay Z “Michael Eric Dyson . . . is a world-class scholar and the most brilliant interpreter of hip hop culture we have.”Steven Nadler, Professor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin “If any one person is continuing W. E. B. Du Bois's idea of the engaged public intellectual on African-American issues, it's Michael Eric Dyson.”Naomi Wolff “The ideal public intellectual for our time: translator, boundary-breaker, and healer of a war torn culture."The Boston Phoenix “The preeminent black intellectual.”Lawrence Bobo, the W. E. B. Du Bois Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University “Few have carried on the legacy of Du Bois's public intellectualism as well, or with as much verve . . . as Professor Michael Eric Dyson.”The Philadelphia Weekly “Michael Eric Dyson is reshaping what it means to be a public intellectual by becoming the most visible black academic of his time.”