About the Author
Dr. Michael Eric Dyson is the author of Is Bill Cosby Right?, The Michael Eric Dyson Reader, Open Mike; Holler If You Hear Me: Searching for Tupac Shakur;
Why I Love Black Women; I May Not Get There With You: The True Martin Luther King, Jr.; Race Rules: Navigating the Color Line; Between God and Gangsta
Rap; Making Malcolm: The Myth and Meaning
Malcolm X; and Reflecting Black. He is the Avalon Foundation
in the Humanities at the University
Pennsylvania and lives in Philadelphia.