Imani Perry

Imani Perry

Imani Perry is an American interdisciplinary scholar of race, law, literature, and African American culture and the Hughes-Rogers Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University. She has published many books: May We Forever Stand, a history of the black national anthem; Vexy Thing: On Gender and Liberation; and Looking For Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry, which won the 2019 PEN/Bograd Weld Award for Biography. Her recent book, South to America, won a 2022 National Books Award. She can be found on Twitter @imaniperry.

Books by Imani Perry

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