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The Blackademic Life

BAR Book Forum: Lavelle Porter’s “The Blackademic Life”

“In this series, we ask acclaimed authors to answer five questions about their book. This week’s featured author is Lavelle Porter . Porter is Assistant Professor of English at New York City College of Technology, CUNY. His book is The Blackademic Life: Academic Fiction, Higher Education, and the Black Intellectual .”

Read more:

https://www.blackagendareport.com/bar-book-forum-lavelle-porters-blackademic-life

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Left of Black – Lavelle Porter on The Blackademic Life

Here is the video of my conversation with Mark Anthony Neal on Left of Black about The Blackademic Life.

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The Blackademic Life

Left of Black

It was a pleasure to speak with Mark Anthony Neal for an episode of Left of Black. I’ve been watching the show for a while, and he’s interviewed some great people, so I was excited to get the invitation to come on and talk about The Blackademic Life. The Season 11 episode will be posted soon.

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Academic Novels The Blackademic Life

Blackademic Lives Matter: LARB Interview

I did an interview about The Blackademic Life with Prof. Patricia A. Matthew for Los Angeles Review of Books. Check it out!

https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/blackademic-lives-matter-an-interview-with-lavelle-porter/
 

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Walt Whitman, Racism, and American Literature

I really enjoyed this conversation with Matt Miller (and Karen Karbiener). You can view it now on YouTube.

Walt Whitman, Racism, and American Literature: Matt Miller and Lavelle Porter