Howard Rambsy II teaches classes on African American and American literature, and he coordinates programs related to African American cultural history and experience. He has published articles about black poetry, Richard Wright, Colson Whitehead, and Aaron McGruder. His book, The Black Arts Enterprise, about the defining African American literary and cultural movement of the 1960s and 1970s, was published by the University of Michigan Press in 2011.
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