Professor GerShun Avilez discusses new book, "Radical Aesthetics and Modern Black Nationalism," on Left of Black

GerShun Avilez, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UNC Chapel Hill, recently appeared on Mark Anthony Neal's (Duke) show Left of Black. Together, they talked about Professor Avilez' book Radical Aesthetics and Modern Black Nationalism (University of Illinois Press), which examines how Black Nationalist rhetoric impacted African American artistic experimentation in the late 20th and 21st centuries, and current research.

Left of Black is a weekly webcast hosted by Duke University Professor Mark Anthony Neal and produced by the John Hope Franklin Center of International and Interdisciplinary Studies at Duke University. The full video is available to view here.