Fred Moten


Fred Moten (born 1962) is a poet and scholar whose work explores critical theory, black studies, and performance studies. Moten is professor of Performance Studies at New York University and has taught previously at University of California, Riverside, Duke University, Brown University, and the University of Iowa. His scholarly texts include The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning & Black Study which was co-authored with Stefano Harney, and In the Break: The Aesthetics of the Black Radical Tradition. He has published numerous poetry collections, including The Little Edges, The Feel Trio, B Jenkins, and Hughson’s Tavern.





The best books of all time by Fred Moten

  1. 1840 . Black and Blur by Fred Moten

    "Taken as a trilogy, consent not to be a single being is a monumental accomplishment: a brilliant theoretical intervention that might be best described as a powerful case for blackness as a categor...

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