poet and researcher

Fred Moten’s poetry and scholarship explores Black studies, performance studies, and critical theory. Currently Professor of English at University of California, Riverside, CA, Moten’s publications include poetry collections like The Little Edges (2014) and The Feel Trio (2014), and scholarly work like The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning & Black Study with Stefano Harney (2013) and In the Break: The Aesthetics of the Black Radical Tradition (2003). Moten lives and works in Los Angeles.