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Gray, Jonathan W.

Associate Professor



PhD  The Graduate School and University Center, CUNY
MA Fordham University 
BA  Howard University

Professor Gray received dual BAs in English and Philosophy from Howard University, and his Ph.D. in American Literature from The CUNY Graduate School and University Center.  His research interests include post-World War II American literature and culture, African American literature, Comic Books and Graphic Novels, Black masculinity, and Race in Popular Culture. He has contributed scholarship to Rutgers University Press, Oxford University Press and McFarland, and written articles for Salon, Entertainment Weekly and the New Inquiry.  Professor Gray’s first book, Civil Rights in the White Literary Imagination (University Press of Mississippi) is now on sale.

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