Ismail Muhammad

Ismail Muhammad

331 Wheeler
M & W, 1-2
imuhammad@berkeley.edu


Professional Statement

B.A. Columbia College, Columbia University; English and Comparative Literature (2011)



Specialties

Selected Publications and Papers Delivered

Conference Papers:

"'Sing About Me, I'm Dying of Thirst': Black Affect and Critical Realism(s) in Contemporary Hip-Hop." ACLA Annual Meeting. Seminar Title: "Deviant Realisms." New York University. March 2014.

"'The Body of the World is Bull-Necked': Labor, Sensuality, and the Problem of Black Thought in Jean Toomer's Cane." SLSA Annual Meeting. Conference Title: "The Many Souths." February 2013.

Fiction Publications:

"Between Colleagues." Oatmeal Magazine, Issue 6.5. April 2014

Other Writings:

"From outer space, or something: Fantasizing Capital in Contemporary Hip-Hop." Los Angeles Review of Books, October 14, 2014. 

 



Recent English Courses Taught