Michael E Dyson

Michael E Dyson

MICHAEL ERIC DYSON, Distinguished University Professor of African American and Diaspora Studies, College of Arts and Sciences, and of Ethics and Society, Divinity School, and Centennial Professor at Vanderbilt University, is one of America's leading public intellectuals and the author of seven New York Times bestsellers, including JAY-Z, Tears We Cannot Stop, and What Truth Sounds Like. Dr. Dyson is a contributing opinion writer for The New York Times and the winner of two NAACP Image awards as well as the Langston Hughes Festival Medallion for 2020. Everyone who speaks after Michael Eric Dyson pales in comparison, according to former President Barack Obama.