Individual Author Record
Name: Michael Eric DysonPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1958 in Detroit, Michigan Sites:
Illinois ConnectionDyson was a professor in DePaul University's Religious Studies department.
Biographical and Professional InformationMichael Eric Dyson is an author, a Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University, a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times, and is a contributing editor of The New Republic and ESPN’s The Undefeated. Ebony magazine named him one of the 100 Most Influential African Americans and one of the 150 most powerful blacks in the nation. He currently resides in Washington, D.C.
*''Race Rules: Navigating the Color Line'', Knofp Doubleday, 1997*''I May Not Get There With You: The True Martin Luther King, Jr'', Simon & Schuster, 2001*''Open Mike: Reflections on Racial Identities, Popular Culture, and Freedom Struggles'', Basic Books, 2002*''Why I Love Black Women'', Basic Books, 2004*''The Michael Dyson Reader'', Basic Books, 2004*''Mercy, Mercy Me: The Art, Loves and Demons of Marvin Gaye'', Basic Books, 2005*''Pride: The Seven Deadly Sins'', Oxford University Press, 2006*''Holler If You Hear Me: Searching for Tupac Shakur'', Basic Books, 2006*''Is Bill Cosby Right?: Or Has the Black Middle Class Lost Its Mind?'', Basic Books, 2006*''Debating Race'', Basic Books, 2007*''Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Kartina and the Color of Disaster'', Basic Books, 2007*''Know What I Mean?: Reflections on Hip Hop'', Basic Books, 2007*''April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Death and How It Changed America'', Basic Books, 2008*''Full of the Hope That the President has Brought Us: Obama and America'', Harvard University Press, 2009*''Born to Use Mics: Reading Nas's Illmatic'', Basic Books, 2009*''Can You Hear Me Now'', Basic Books, 2009*''The Black Presidency: Barack Obama and the Politics of Race in America'', Mariner Books, 2016*''Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America'', St. Martin's Press, 2017